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Read on and learn more about various scams.

The Spammers Calling

Very recently Indian government has started an initiative towards personal identification, which is called Aadhar Card. Every citizen of India needs to have an Aadhar...



Scammed card details

My dumb experience is that I got a message from one of my friends. I had only just woken up in the morning and it...



Snapdeal =scamdeal

When snapdeal first started i was like wow we have a new online seller so i decided to surf and see what I wanted.

Came across...



Fake Quikr products

iPhone is the new fashion statement in today's world, everyone flashing that half cut apple logo here and there .
no matter how expensive Samsung...



Facebook Account Hacked

My facebook account was hacked a few years back and used for absurd content and pornographic content to few of my friends. This happened when...



Be aware of who you meet online.

I have this friend who has moved to United States of America to pursue his masters. There he shares a room with an Australian guy....



Unlucky Lottery

I once received an sms that said to share my bank account details immediately to receive few dollars as lottery that I had won. To...



Beware of the Virtual world fraudsters

In search of a job abroad, my father came across recruiting agency online that promised him a job in the UK once he paid Rs....



Job too good to be true...

I once received an email where they asked me to fill in my details and I would get a job in the leading banks like...



Nobody is who they seem: It Happened to me

I was going about my business when I got a call from ym service provider company. The girl asked me about my latest details as...



Fell for a paypal email scam to get money

I was selling a digital camera on gumtree. I received an email message from a buyer saying they are willing to pay $300. I don't...



Paying for an unknown courier

I got a call from a courier company, which claimed that a package had arrived for me but was detained by Customs.
Then, I was...



The one with pseudo money

I once received a message which said that Rs. 30,000 was transferred to my bank account, and immediately within 5 minutes, I received a call...



Zalo: Win a Motorcycle

I received a message on Zalo's fanpage with the information I have won a Honda SH motorcycle. To collect my prize, I was required to...



I lost 4 dollars because of fake Google subsidiary

I used to think that I was a power user in PC. I have more knowledge of Internet, and care about security while online. I...



Tuition Transfer and Free Wi-Fi

It was the last day of school enrollment at the university and my cousin still hasn’t received his tuition fee from his mother. The university...



Download bypass icloud software

In somedays,the world is notification ransomeware.

With me ,ransomeware ? uhm,no problem.I can protect myself because I'm an IT professional.Eventhough I had not installed...



A tale of love and lost, Goondus style

It started when I accepted a friend request on Facebook. It ended with a heart break, and the loss of my savings of RM58,640.


Terrible horror of the Virus

Today, many companies around the world are very concerned about computer security. There are billions of transactions taking place on company computers and personal computers...



Watch Out For Untrusted Seller

I was browsing through an online shopping site, found goods that i wanted which was related to an ingame purchase. Agreed on the price and...



Windows Virus Delivery

My Grandma once received a call from someone claiming to be from 'Microsoft Support'. She barely knew who Microsoft was given she never has owned...



Make-your-own-money-machine

Why anyone would think a money machine is real is strange in itself, but when Bill received an email on how to turn his computer...



Cookies for $250

When a famous bakery sent Sharon an offer for their famed cookie recipe, she hadn't questioned the absurd price they were selling it for. $150...



FACEBOOK FIANCE LEAVES HER FLAT BROKE

Georgina was delighted when her online boyfriend wrote to her one day saying he was coming to visit her. This was their first time meeting...



IT WAS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE

Like most people today, Sarah believed online shopping to be one of the best parts of 21st century life. With so many great deals at...



The Gift of Music, Indeed

When a good friend texted Lucy for her help in purchasing an iTunes card, she'd quickly bought the card and sent it over. No better gift...



LOVE KNOWS NO BOUNDS


51-year old housewife Angie was thrilled when her new online boyfriend surprised her with a birthday present. Having to pay the shipping fees was...



It was too good to be true

As usual, I went shopping online. It's the most convenient thing to do this days and everybody does it.

I've never had any...



Do not blindy believe the person on the other end.

It was a normal day and i had received a text from my friend via LINE. She aaked me for to help her purchase an...



Love knows no bounds

She craved the attention so badly she could not see all the signs.
Her online lover wanted to send her a package, but the package...



The world knows where you're at

She was uploading photos of her vacation on to Facebook, what she did not realise were that these photos could also be seen by the...