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DNC says Russian hackers hit it with phishing effort after midterms - CNET  CNET · 2 hours
The Democratic National Committee apparently hasn't lost its allure for Russia-linked hacking groups like Cozy Bear. more
PSA: File your US tax return before scammers steal your refund  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
It’s tax season! You know what that means? It’s scamming season, too. You might have heard this story before. A scammer starts by spoofing an email pretending... more
Apple Phishing Scams Growing More Advanced, With Latest Spoofing Apple Phone Numbers  MacRumors · 2 weeks
Phishing scams attempting to get info out of Apple users are nothing new, but scammers are growing more clever and scams are getting harder... more
New Apple voice phishing scam looks just like a real support call  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
A new voice phishing scam is going after iPhone users with in a clever new way: by making calls seem like they are coming... more
TV licence email scam: More than 5,000 complaints in three months  BBC · 2 weeks
Action Fraud received more than 5,000 complaints about the email scam between October and December. more
Netflix Users Being Targeted by Phishing Scam, US FTC Warns  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
If you are a Netflix subscriber and have received a strange email, it is likely to be another phishing scam. more
GoFundMe returns $403,000 to donors in New Jersey scam - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
A couple and a homeless man were charged last month over the fundraising campaign. more
GoFundMe returns $403,000 to donors in NJ scam - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
A couple and a homeless man were charged last month over the fundraising campaign. more
One Kickstarter campaign allegedly had $100,000 stolen, but still shipped its keyboards  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
In our monthly Rise and Fall column we look back at crowdfunded gadgets that reached their funding goal. Months or year later, how are... more
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