Category Archives: Spam

US Botnet Hacker Jailed

Well a bot… oops bit of good news on the spam front is that a hacker who sold a huge list of 70k+ of infected PCs to to spammers has been jailed in the USA, and good I say too … Continue reading

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O2 Wallet

O2 have today released information of their offering in the mobile electronic area, with “O2 Wallet”, they are to release an app for this for various mobile phones. As an O2 customer in the UK, I like this sort of … Continue reading

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How to keep spam and junk from your Hotmail email account

Email spam is a sad fact these days of the internet and those wishing to try and either infect you with malware to try and steal your hard earned cash from your bank, to conning you in to sending cash … Continue reading

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Tech Support Phone Scams

Today I was reminded of the scams that can go around and the tech support one is one of the most commonly used ones and is sadly still used today! So things to look out for…. Do not  trust unsolicited … Continue reading

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Can you spot a Phishing website?

Are you a Phishing Ninja or a Phishing Pole?  well in this day and cyber-age it has become a very major issue in that criminal gangs now find it much easier to try and steal your personal information to allow … Continue reading

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Rustock Spammers Sought

The Rustock spamming botnet was one of the biggest spamming nets in the world until its takedown in February of 2011, this has seen many users have slightly less spam email in their inbox than usual. Now the authorities and … Continue reading

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