Tag Archives: Online Scam

What is a Spear Phishing? How can I avoid it?

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Spear-phishing is a method of stealing confidential information by sending fraudulent messages to a victim through email, SMS, social media, instant messenger, or a phone call. Since the pandemic’s outbreak, the Australian Government’s SCAMWATCH has received over 3,060 coronavirus-themed fraud reports with over $1,371,000 in reported losses. Phishing is a type of online Scam where […]

What is Internet of Things (IoT) and how it works?

What is Internet of Things (IoT) and how it works

You have probably heard about the internet of things, we call it IoT, any device that connects to the Wifi of your home would be an IoT device. The internet of things is any non-traditional devices that are connected to the internet. Therefore, it is not computers, tablets, or mobile phones, but things like “smart” […]

Don’t fall for a Phishing Email Scam

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Phishing is a type of Online Scam where the Scammer send an email that display to be from a legitimate and trust worthy company and ask you to provide sensitive information. The Scammer normally does by including a link that will appear in the email to take you to the company’s website to fill in […]