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GoDaddy Domain Renewal Scam

If you own a domain you may get a scam e-mail about renewing your domain. Let's look at how this one works and how to identify it.

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Let's check out the Refund Scam!

You receive an e-mail from Norton 360 Security (or something similar) with a receipt for your purchase. You didn't buy this, time for a refund!

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Social Security Calling?  Nope.

With tax season here the Social Security scammers are back out in force.  Like mall Santas around Christmas, but not nearly as jolly. 

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The Gift Card Scam

The Gift Card Scam is a classic in that it's been around forever with basically no changes in the text. Somehow it still works, though.

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The Fake Support Popup Scam

You're researching work stuff on the Internet, click a link, and blam! Big scary website pops up with text, images, and a talking voice that your...

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The Call Us Scam

This scam features a phone call to the scammers rather than e-mail scams. The scammer tries to look like someone purchased something using your...

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Amazon Credential Phishing

We choose to feature this scam e-mail because it uses some techniques we don't get to see very often. Otherwise, it's a standard credential phishing...