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Sextortion and how to prevent it

Cyber Crime Response Agency receives many calls per week from individuals reporting that an online sexual encounter took place, with the opposite sex on camera. These situations typically result in the other party threatening to post private images of the victim online, unless that victim pays an amount of money. 256 more words

Online Safety

5 Steps to Avoid Being a Victim of Online Fraud

How can you protect yourself from being a victim of an online fraud? There are so many things you need to take into account, when it comes to tracking an online scammer. 579 more words

Online Fraud

Seniors a target for online scams

As Internet fraud continues to plague the web, seniors remain a vulnerable target for online scams.

Brian McSheffrey was skeptical when he received an email claiming to be SaskTel. 417 more words

Tech

Online Security - Friend Request from Yourself? Watch out for Facebook Fakes

A few weeks ago, I got a Facebook request from “myself.”  I recognized it right away as a common Facebook cloning scam.

The way it works is simple. 698 more words

Cyber Security

Dean Wrights Rip Off Scam

Dean Wrights Rip Off Scam

Scams like the National Networked Investigations one, need to be considered by people who fall prey to them and indeed banks, and other agencies that look into the fraud. 360 more words

Online Fraud

National Networked Investigations

National Networked Investigations

I saw this company advertising on job board in early January 2017, I was feeling a little bored with my current job and so decided to reply to the advertisement. 519 more words

Online Fraud