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Some Phishy Football Antics…

December 9, 2014 | BY

This isn’t exactly like saying Candyman 5 times into a mirror, but it’s still quite the dangerous invocation: Seems that mentioning @EASPORTSFIFA triggers phishing bots pic.twitter.com/fETnPSCvm9 — Janne Ahlberg (@JanneFI) December 9, 2014 The bot alternates between sending messages to anybody mentioning the official EA Sports Twitter feed, and just firing the below message into […]

IRS phone scammers double up their efforts for the holidays

December 2, 2014 | BY

It might not be tax season yet but Internal Revenue Service impersonators are hard at work scamming people during the holidays. They are leaving threatening voice messages to victims they’ve cataloged in a giant database. The purpose of this scam is to collect money from tax payers by using a well rehearsed script made of lies and threats.

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