Gabi Power 01 August 2022 11:54:04 AEST 11 min read

Have You Been Scammed? Here’s Where to Report It

If you’ve fallen victim to an online scam or cyberattack, or even had a near-miss, knowing what to do next can be both scary ...

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Jaclyn McRae 11 November 2016 2 min read

Don’t fall for this fraudulent FedEx phishing email

An opportunistic new fake FedEx email scam tries to dupe recipients into handing over ...
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Annamaria Montagnese 03 November 2016 2 min read

Another massive AGL paperless invoice scam email doing the rounds this week

Thousands of fake AGL emails have been delivered to unsuspecting email users this week. ...
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Annamaria Montagnese 03 November 2016 1 min read

Macquarie Bank online banking users beware of zero-day phishing email

Receiving an email from your bank is common – but beware clicking links from within these ...
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Jaclyn McRae 28 September 2016 1 min read

Don’t click: Well-known university impersonated in malware phishing scam

The compromised email account of an Australian university staff member has been used by ...
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Jaclyn McRae 22 September 2016 4 min read

Office 365, Xero, DropBox: Why email scammers hide behind big names

New phishing and malware attacks today targeting Office 365, Xero and DropBox users have ...
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Jaclyn McRae 20 September 2016 2 min read

Breaking: Bold PayPal scam phishes for passwords, bank details and ATM pin

A brazen new PayPal phishing email attempts to steal a range of private information ...
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Jaclyn McRae 19 September 2016 2 min read

Accounting sector targeted in successive Trojan email attacks

 Accountants and bookkeepers have been the target of high-volume phishing attacks in the ...
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Jaclyn McRae 14 September 2016 1 min read

Latest threat: New Google Drive phishing scam hits inboxes

 A new Google Drive phishing scam email hitting inboxes today uses a compromised account ...
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Jaclyn McRae 14 September 2016 3 min read

Breaking: Cybercriminals impersonate Intuit QuickBooks client in invoice scam

 A major cloud-accounting provider is being impersonated in a malicious new email scam.
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MailGuard Editor 12 September 2016 4 min read

Cybercriminals launch fake Xero invoice attack, delivering malware

 Scam emails leveraging the familiar brand of cloud accounting company Xero have ...
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Jaclyn McRae 09 September 2016 2 min read

Breaking: Microsoft brand again centre of cyber scam

The world’s biggest brand names are being used to trick people into handing over ...
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Craig McDonald 07 September 2016 4 min read

Email scam tactics explained: What are phishing, spear phishing and whaling?

Every day, cyber criminals are dreaming up new get-rich-quick schemes. Whether ...
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Jaclyn McRae 05 September 2016 2 min read

Don’t click: Zero-day Optus invoice scam deploys malware

A large run of fake Optus emails uses realistic branding and varying body content to ...
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Jaclyn McRae 01 September 2016 2 min read

Breaking: Realistic phishing scam again preys on PayPal users

A fake website designed to mimic the official PayPal site is being used in a ploy to ...
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Jaclyn McRae 31 August 2016 1 min read

Breaking: High-volume malware attack thwarted

MailGuard is today blocking a large-scale run of email attacks aiming to implant malware ...
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