Neowin News Feed for: Fraudsters https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/fraudsters/ Neowin News Feed for: Fraudsters en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Four people arrested in UK over scam calls claiming to be Microsoft support staff https://www.neowin.net/news/four-people-arrested-in-uk-over-scam-calls-claiming-to-be-microsoft-support-staff/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2016/02/img_1548_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Four people have been arrested on suspicion of involvement in scam calls, in which victims are led to believe they&#039;re paying &#039;Microsoft&#039; to fix issues that the scammers have created on their PCs. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/four-people-arrested-in-uk-over-scam-calls-claiming-to-be-microsoft-support-staff">Read more...</a> andyweir@neowin.net (Andy Weir) Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:32:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/four-people-arrested-in-uk-over-scam-calls-claiming-to-be-microsoft-support-staff AT&T launches spam filter for smartphones at network level with AT&T Call Protect https://www.neowin.net/news/att-launches-spam-filter-for-smartphones-at-network-level-with-att-call-protect/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2016/12/1482393699_strike_force_v1_pm_newsroom_946x432_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The cell provider has launched its own take on the Do Not Call register, blocking spam-like and fraudulent calls before they even reach your phone, you&#039;ll have to activate the free service though. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/att-launches-spam-filter-for-smartphones-at-network-level-with-att-call-protect">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Thu, 22 Dec 2016 08:42:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/att-launches-spam-filter-for-smartphones-at-network-level-with-att-call-protect Hackers are selling eBay logins online https://www.neowin.net/news/hackers-are-selling-ebay-logins-online/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1794494534ebay_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Usernames and passwords of eBay users are being sold online to fraudsters and scammers by the hackers who attacked the site earlier this year and stole databases containing user details. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/hackers-are-selling-ebay-logins-online">Read more...</a> james.walker@neowin.net (James Walker) Sun, 01 Jun 2014 19:41:53 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/hackers-are-selling-ebay-logins-online Fraudsters Use Charities Before Selling Stolen Credit Cards https://www.neowin.net/news/fraudsters-use-charities-before-selling-stolen-credit-cards/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Internet security company Symantec claims that Internet fraudsters are donating money to charities as a way to check the validity of stolen credit cards prior to resale. Unfortunately, Symantec doesn't have any figures to indicate... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/fraudsters-use-charities-before-selling-stolen-credit-cards">Read more...</a> () Sat, 07 Jul 2007 21:44:08 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/fraudsters-use-charities-before-selling-stolen-credit-cards £300k eBay Fraudsters Sentenced https://www.neowin.net/news/300k-ebay-fraudsters-sentenced/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A cell of three Romanian fraudsters have been sentenced to jail after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud by deception and money laundering. The trio were sentenced in Middlesex Guildhall Crown Court, UK, after... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/300k-ebay-fraudsters-sentenced">Read more...</a> (Howard Thomson) Sat, 29 Oct 2005 23:35:36 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/300k-ebay-fraudsters-sentenced ATM crime makes fraudsters $2.75bn https://www.neowin.net/news/atm-crime-makes-fraudsters-275bn/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>More than three million US consumers fell victim to bank fraud in the past year, with some $2.75bn being lost through ATMs. Many of their account numbers and PINs were gained over the internet, using... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/atm-crime-makes-fraudsters-275bn">Read more...</a> () Wed, 03 Aug 2005 08:55:15 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/atm-crime-makes-fraudsters-275bn Fraudsters busted in internet scam https://www.neowin.net/news/fraudsters-busted-in-internet-scam/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Big banks conned big time in dodgy loan and credit card applications Six fraudsters were jailed for a total of 15 years after the National High Tech Crime Unit (NHTCU) uncovered their... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/fraudsters-busted-in-internet-scam">Read more...</a> (Darren Bolton) Tue, 25 Nov 2003 10:39:24 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/fraudsters-busted-in-internet-scam