Identity Theft Scam

Do you know how to protect yourself against scams and fraud?  Want to know more?  Download our latest Infographic. Identity theft is the deliberate use of your identity in order to take over or open new accounts, buy goods online, carry out online gaming or rent or buy properties or do other criminal things in…

Online Selling Scam

Fake websites are one of the largest types of online scams. But what do they do? Scammers set up fake retailer websites that look like genuine online retail stores. They may use sophisticated designs and layouts, possibly stolen logos, and a ‘.com’ of a major country domain. Many of these websites offer luxury items such…

Mobile Phone Scams

Do you know how to protect yourself against scams and fraud?  Want to know more? Well today practically everybody and his / her dog has a smart phone.  Given the many affordable Internet based subscriptions provided by mobile operators in Malta most people today use mobile phones not only to communicate but also to bank,…

Anti Virus Scam

Has this ever happened to you? You are browsing online when a pop-up ad appears on your screen warning you that your computer is infected with dozens of viruses. The ad says that you can remove them by buying antivirus software that will immediately eliminate them – and certain versions are designed to disable legitimate…