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Squid Game cryptocurrency scam

If you’ve not heard of it, Squid Game, a TV series broadcast on Netflix has broken some serious viewing records. It’s the most-watched series in the history of Netflix. In 28 days following release, the show was watched by viewers from more than 142 million households making it seven times more popular than the most-watched episode of Game of Th...

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Protecting your PayPal account

If you ever venture into the dark web and look around some of the places were stolen credentials are sold you’ll discover there are a lot of PayPal accounts for sale. Seller’s price the accounts according to how much is in them, for instance a PayPal account with $10,000 deposited in it is going to cost more than an account that holds $2,000.

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Scam delivery text messages get slicker

Text messages claiming a delivery has been missed, to bait recipients into clicking on a link and imparting personal details, used to be basic. A few lines of copy and a link that took you through to a basic web page dressed up to look as though its legitimate.

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The hidden costs of free VPNs

A free VPN must be awfully tempting, after all who wants to pay for a service they can get without having to spend a bean? But is a free VPN really free? We live in a commercially drenched world and other than the birds and bees and the air we breathe there is little that is actually free.