by BullGuard

HMRC fraud scams double in one year

Everybody’s favourite government department HMRC (the taxman), has detected more than 450 Covid financial support scams, responded to more than one million reports of suspicious contact and reported more than 13,000 malicious web pages in the past year.

by BullGuard

Scam ads on Facebook still leaving their mark

JD Wetherspoon pubs may have pulled out of social media advertising in 2018 but that hasn’t stopped scammers from using the company as a hook to trick Facebook users with fake meal vouchers. People who commented on the posts published by the fake Wetherspoons pages were told they will win meal vouchers if they receive comments from Wetherspoons.