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Common NFT scams and how to avoid them

As NFTs exploded in popularity, scammers also jumped on the hype. Watch out for counterfeit NFTs, rug pulls, pump-and-dumps and other common scams plaguing the industry. The post Common NFT scams and how to avoid them appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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The flip side of the coin: Why crypto is catnip for criminals

Cybercriminals continue to mine for opportunities in the crypto space – here's what you should know about coin-mining hacks and crypto theft The post The flip side of the coin: Why crypto is catnip for criminals appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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10 reasons why we fall for scams

The ‘it won’t happen to me’ mindset leaves you unprepared – here are some common factors that put any of us at risk of online fraud The post 10 reasons why we fall for scams appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Common LinkedIn scams: Beware of phishing attacks and fake job offers

LinkedIn scammers attack when we may be at our most vulnerable – here’s what to look out for and how to avoid falling victim to fraud when using the platform The post Common LinkedIn scams: Beware of phishing attacks and fake job offers appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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There’s no sugarcoating it: That online sugar daddy may be a scammer

The bitter truth about how fraudsters dupe online daters in this new twist on romance fraud The post There’s no sugarcoating it: That online sugar daddy may be a scammer appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Beware of charity scams exploiting war in Ukraine

Looking to help people in Ukraine? Donate wisely – do your research first so you give without getting scammed The post Beware of charity scams exploiting war in Ukraine appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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When love hurts: Watch out for romance scams this Valentine’s Day

Don’t be the next victim – spot the signs of a faux romance in time and send that scammer ‘packing’ The post When love hurts: Watch out for romance scams this Valentine’s Day appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Think before you scan: How fraudsters can exploit QR codes to steal money

QR codes are all the rage and scammers have taken notice. Look out for dangers lurking behind those little black-and-white squares. The post Think before you scan: How fraudsters can exploit QR codes to steal money appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Making loyalty pay: How to keep your loyalty rewards safe from scammers

Is loyalty fraud on your radar? Here's why your hard-earned reward points and air miles may be easy pickings for cybercriminals. The post Making loyalty pay: How to keep your loyalty rewards safe from scammers appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Cryptocurrency scams: What to know and how to protect yourself

As you attempt to strike it rich in the digital gold rush, make sure you know how to recognize various schemes that want to part you from your digital coins The post Cryptocurrency scams: What to know and how to protect yourself appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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