A new phishing campaign which has hit students of UK universities claims that the student has been awarded an educational grant by the Department for Education.
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WhatsApp users are being tricked by fraudsters into downloading a fake version of WhatsApp which infects Android devices with malware.
Small businesses should be on the lookout for a new type of scam which involves overseas “investors” tricking victims into laundering money, warns the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau’s (NFIB) Proactive Intelligence Team.
Action Fraud is warning people of a new trend that has hit the UK where fraudsters contact victims claiming to be from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) and trick them into paying bogus debts and taxes using iTunes gift cards.
Action Fraud has received several reports from victims who have purchased tickets from a seller on Facebook and never received them.
In a recent report run by Action Fraud and the City of London Police, it has been found that Banking Malware accounts for 41 percent of recorded malware infections* in the UK.
Collaboration between the National Terrorist Financial Intelligence Unit (NTFIU) and the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) leads to eight men being jailed for a total of 34 years for defrauding elderly people out of approximately £1 million.
Within the past 24 hours a number of businesses throughout the UK have received extortion demands from an online hacking group.