Switch to Pink Facebook Hoax Spreading Fast

Message appearing on Facebook claiming to change your Facebook Pink, is a survey scam There are ways to switch to a Pink Facebook using Chrome which you can Google for but there is a link spreading on Facebook at the moment, which is a hoax. Title – Switch to Pink Facebook (Limited Time) The link here is the same as all survey scams – when you click it, it spams all of your friends facebook walls telling them of the good news, that you have a pink facebook, which you don’t realise until its too late. You are asked to […]

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Email hacker Simon Ashton is it a Hoax ?

Simon Ashton must be a famous email hacker by now! I was shocked and surprised to receive in my email a hacker hoax that has been going around since 1995 – Do you remember those? Every other email in your Hotmail box was a FW of spam!  Lots of spam!  NOW this virus warning email has made its way to my Gmail, and I don’t like that.  Famous Hacker Simon Ashton So, what happens if you get an email in your inbox warning you of Hacker Simon Ashton The email says VERY URGENT – PLEASE READ – NOT A JOKE IF A PERSON CALLED […]

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Malware Email spreading fast!

Hitting with force in your inbox at the moment is an email regarding a speeding ticket – Traffic Ticket – that you haven’t paid.   This email contains a Trojan horse, which is basically malware disguising itself as a safe program or application. A Trojan horse…  …may allow a hacker remote access to a target computer system. Once a Trojan has been installed, the hacker may have access to the computer remotely and perform various operations, limited by user privileges on the target computer system and the design of the Trojan. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trojan_horse_(computing) Many people are reporting being caught by or receiving  this […]

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Warning! Twitter Scam – Is this blog about you?

There is another Phishing scam going around Twitter.  This is similar to the “Is this you in this picture”  and “Is this you in this video” You get a DM asking Is this blog about you with a link – here is the one I revived today. People are saying that when you click the link it takes you to a twitter log in page, it then takes over your account and sends out DM’s to your friends from your twitter account. Think before you click! The danger is that these DM’s are from friends and you don’t think about it when you click […]

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