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Gaming Scams

Gaming Scams and Threats [Video]

$2,000 “Gaming Computer” SCAM 5 Video Gaming Kickstarters That Ran Away with your Money! | Dan Ibbertson Top Ten Gaming Scams ft. ThatCreepyReading How to Avoid Mobile Gaming Scams Find out how to stay away from rip-offs and fake games on iOS and Android  ullstein bild/Getty Images With the rise of the “fake news”, it’s […]

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Internet Crime Bitcoin and the Darknet [Video]

. Internet Crime Definition – What does Internet Crime mean? Internet crime is any crime or illegal online activity committed on the Internet, through the Internet or using the Internet. The widespread Internet crime phenomenon encompasses multiple global levels of legislation and oversight. In the demanding and continuously changing IT field, security experts are committed to […]

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Phishing

Phishing Attacks [Video]

Hackers impersonate Microsoft more than any other brand in phishing attacks By James Sanders Phishers tend to focus on business during the week, social media and finance on the weekend, according to a Vade Secure report. Cybercriminals change tactics throughout the week when waging phishing attacks, as social media services like Facebook are targeted more during […]

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Grandparent Scams

ICFO Archive: Seniors Grandparent Scams [Video]

Older archive but a good history of Senior Grandparent Scams  Right Click on Links ‘Grandparent scams’ steal thousands from seniors http://money.cnn.com/2013/05/22/retirement/grandparent-scams/ “Grandparent scam” explained: What you need to know  http://www.cbsnews.com/news/grandparent-scam-explained-by-former-scammer-what-you-need-to-know/ Top 10 Senior Scams and How to Avoid Them  http://www.aplaceformom.com/blog/3-8-14-senior-scams-how-to-avoid/ These scammers are targeting your elderly parents  http://www.cnbc.com/2015/02/17/these-scammers-are-targeting-your-elderly-parents.html The Grandparent Scam  http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/04/09/the-grandparent-scam/?_r=0 Grandparent Scam FAQs […]

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ICFO Archive: Think B4 You Click [Video]

  Older ICFO archive history of Think B4 You Click THINK before you click THINK before you click is the strong message of an internet safety campaign designed to protect teenagers from overexposing themselves on social networking sites. … “Once you upload a picture to the internet you have lost control of it. It can […]

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Lottery Scams

Prize Lottery Scams [Video]

Unexpected Prize & Lottery Scams How to Recognize and Avoid Lottery Scams   Online Threat Alerts Beware of “Facebook Group Email Addresses” Lottery Scams Unexpected prize and lottery scams work by asking you to pay some sort of fee in order to claim your prize or winnings from a competition or lottery you never entered. How […]

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Child Grooming

ICFO Archive: Children’s Safety Online [Video]

Older ICFO archive history of Children’s Safety Online Right Click on Links Weekly Scam Alert: Scams Targeting Your Children  http://www.sitejabber.com/blog/2010/09/21/weekly-scam-alert-scams-targeting-your-children/ How to Protect Your Children From Phishing Scams  http://mashable.com/2013/01/15/protect-children-phishing-scams/#Jnxic.5Vzgq4 Online Parenting: 10 Common Internet Scams Your Child Might Fall For WARNING: scammers offering children for adoption Online scammers have targeted Kidspot, offering this two-year-old girl […]

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ICFO Archive: Malvertising

Older ICFO archive history of Malvertising Right Click on Links Malvertising continues to pound legitimate web sites Malware-infected ads now the greatest threat to mobile security Yahoo Ad Network Used to Spread CryptoWall Ransomware ‘Kyle & Stan’ Parks Malvertising On Amazon, YouTube Malvertising on YouTube and Amazon Delivers Sophisticated Malware Death Click Sophisticated Malvertising Campaign […]

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ICFO Archive: Cybersecurity Insider Threats [Video]

Older ICFO archive history of Cybersecurity Insider Threats Right Click on Links 20 Ways To Mitigate The 3 Types Of Insider Threats: Part 1 of 2 20 Ways To Mitigate The 3 Types Of Insider Threats: Part 2 of 2 The 3 types of insider threat Security Quiz: How Well Do You Know the Insider […]

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Piracy

ICFO Archive: Internet Piracy 2 [Video]

Older ICFO archive history of Internet Piracy 2 Right Click on Links Kanye West Accidentally Made Music Piracy Cool Again: Why This Can’t Be Good for His Wallet Village Roadshow, Hollywood studios move to block piracy website SolarMovie ‘They’re a vicious bunch of thieves’ The latest challenge to internet piracy could set a precedent for new […]

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