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Email scheme uses job offer to install malware, steal personal information

It seems like a dream come true: a job offer sitting in your email inbox.

But experts say beware, because it could be a trap. 339 more words


Bikes by Huffy with Front Disc Brakes Recalled | Crash Hazard


A product recall was issued on August 27, 2015, by iconic Huffy and major manufacturer of bicycles.  The alert stated about 460 bikes were on the recall list. 150 more words

Florida Officials Urge Public to Prepare for Erika and Report Price Gouging

Florida’s top officials went on local television during the dinner hour to press Floridians and visitors to be ready for Tropical Storm Erika and report price gouging on essential goods and services. 404 more words

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Kraft recalls 2 million pounds of turkey bacon

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Kraft Heinz Foods Company is recalling more than 2 million pounds of turkey bacon products because it may spoil before the “Best When Used By” date. 266 more words


Consumer Alert: Gas tank leak forces Scag to recall mowers

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Scag is recalling its Liberty-Z zero-turn lawn mowers, because the gas tank can leak and cause a fire hazard.

The company has gotten five reports of leaking gas tanks, but no injuries are reported. 15 more words


FBI exposes 'platform trading' as investment fraud

You invest with someone and they’ll give you a weekly return of 22 percent. If it sounds too good to be true, it is, and that’s why federal officials are warning about a big money investment scam called “private platform trading.” 204 more words


Colocation America Review

We (scamFRAUDalert) encountered cyber-criminal Albert Ahdoot dba Colocation America USA in search of a local hosting provider. What we experienced was the cyber-criminals network. These individuals are well organized and funded. 127 more words

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