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Dec/13

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McAfee – 12 Scams of the Holidays!

McAfee – 12 Scams of the Holidays! This is a nice collection of the most common scams run during the holidays. I encourage you to pass this around to friends and family. Lance Cottrell is the Founder and Chief Scientist of Anonymizer. Follow me on Facebook and Google+.

In a new attack, some websites have been set up to show visitors a slash page that says the vicim’s computer has been blocked because is has been used to access illegal pornographic content. The user is then presented a link to pay an instant “fine” of $300 to the scammers. This is a new […]

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