Fakes & Scams
Windows 10 build-in Security
With the latest of Window 10 Version 1803, the built in Defender Security
is good enough for your computer, it is not necessary to buy additional antivirus software to protect your computer.
Windows Defender now stops Ransomware viruses too. Defender comes with Windows 10, and you can see a shield at the taskbar, make sure it has a green tick.
This is a billion dollar industry.
1. Phone calls – Scammers impersonating as Telstra, ATO, Credit card fraud and more. See the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission ACCC for more details.
Banks information on Scams and Frauds links
Good looking emails that look like the genuine website from
Paypal, Apple, Banks etc.
How to tell if it is a fake!!
a. Usually your name does not appear in the greetings.
b. Right click on the sender’s email address and see whether it came
from the genuine company.
example: firstname.lastname@example.org (this is genuine)
example: NOemail@example.com (this is a fake paypal)
example of a Fake Paypal email
Your Apple System will be shutdown
Please confirm your billing informations to gives you easy access to a variety of Apple services.
Verification is required to protect your account information and helps us serve you better
remember if you will not update your billing information we will disable and suspend your apple system operator service on your device and you won’t be able to use it anymore go to http://apple.com/account-update/ and update your full Payment & Billing informations now.
Do not Click
Update or Links
but it is considered PUP
(Potentially Unwanted Programs)
and many, many more of these programs.
Please use the idiom
if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.
Don’t Click on emails like this,
just delete it