1. Three Malware Distribution Methods You REALLY Need to Know About

    Criminals use many ways to distribute malware. However,  among such tactics, they repeatedly use variations of the following three methods in their malware email campaigns.

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  2. Beware of Fake SMS Promising Cash and Prizes from Celebrities

    A favourite scammer ruse is to pose as a high profile celebrity who is supposedly giving away cash and prizes to selected fans.

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  3. Hoax – NASA Predicts Total Blackout of Planet in December

    Circulating message claims that NASA has predicted a total blackout of the planet for a three-day period in December.

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  4. ‘Blocked From Receiving Emails’ Phishing Scam

    According to this email, which claims to be from the "Mail Administrator",  you will be blocked from receiving email within the next 24 hours.

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  5. Scammers Using Name of PowerBall Lottery Jackpot Winner to Lure Victims

    According to this email, lottery winner Mr Charles W Jackson Jr has selected you as the recipient of a portion of his prize money. 

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