All Posts Tagged: scam

Who’s really contacting you? Masquerading losses mount

David Pollino
Security
Corporate "headshot" of a male executive with his face entirely grayed out.

Since the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center began tracking these scams, it has compiled statistics on more than 7,000 U.S. companies that have been victimized.

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Watch out for the EMV ‘phish & chips’ scam

David Pollino
Security
Woman looking at email on her laptop, in the window of a cafe that is reflecting a street scene in front of her.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is warning consumers of a new scam related to the massive U.S. conversion to EMV chip cards.

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Law-firm check scams: 5 ways you can help protect your firm

David Pollino
Security
Female law associate speaking with her colleagues sitting at a conference table.

This type of check scam is as old and as common as Nigerian wire fraud scams.

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5 tips for avoiding Ebola-relief scams

David Pollino
Security
Closeup of a man

The federal government has begun warning us all to be alert for online and email scams and cyber campaigns that use the Ebola virus as the hook.

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