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Victims are being told they have arrest warrants, outstanding debts or unpaid taxes in their name.
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Beware the email purportedly from Lloyds Bank 2.5.2018 It is a phishing email designed to get you to disclose personal information. The average amount lost per person was over £1,500, an increase of 25% year on year.
The email sender is shown as Lloyds Bank Action Fraud reports show £6.7 million lost to holiday booking fraud 14.4.2018 A report compiled by Action Fraud, which is run by the City of London Police, reveals the scale of reported crime and exposes the common tactics used by fraudsters.
These individual losses are substantial, but this form of fraud also […] Read More Scam in the name of Central Bank of Nigeria 27.3.2018 Here is a typical Nigerian Phishing Scam received on 27th March 2018 .
Off course there is no money and all the fraudster wants to do is to obtain your person details.
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