Amazon and Walmart Targeted for Holiday Phishing Scams

The holiday season has officially begun. I know this because I’ve just received my first Amazon gift card scam. This one got into my inbox with the subject line, “Thank you. FW: Congratulations, Get Your $50 AMAZON Gift Card. Details Apply.” It disturbingly followed a recent purchase I made on Amazon, so they must have … Continue reading Amazon and Walmart Targeted for Holiday Phishing Scams

Don’t Get Hooked by These Holiday Phishing Scams

Knowing that more shoppers will be using the internet during the holiday season, cyber criminals are beginning to mount their seasonal campaigns to get their hands on your wallet or personal information. I reported on some of these scams last year (Holiday Gift Card Scams Use Facebook to Lure You into Disclosing Personal Information) and you … Continue reading Don’t Get Hooked by These Holiday Phishing Scams