Fake ‘Limited Time’ Sales | Email Spam Lawsuits

Attorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating whether some retailers are breaking a Washington anti-spam law that protects residents against misleading email messages. As part of their investigation, they need to…

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Protect Yourself from the Geek Squad Email Scam in 2024

Welcome to the year 2024. It’s full of opportunities and technological advancements… but also scams. What’s more, the latter has evolved to a high level of sophistication, using names and logos…

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Spam, junk… and slop? Zoomers coined a new word for «AI garbage» on the Internet

The literal translation of the word is «slop» — slop, and this is what they propose to call the invasion of unwanted artificial intelligence on the Internet. Slop mostly functions…

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Australians getting better at recognising scams but false billing on the rise

A few fake emails were sent, then tens of thousands of dollars vanished. That was Meng Wong’s experience of falling victim to a scam on the rise in Australia; false…

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Gmail and Outlook users must delete bank-raiding email containing two words as police investigate thousands of reports

BRITS have been warned to watch out for the latest tricky scam doing the rounds via email after police received thousands of reports. Fraudsters are constantly trying different nasty tactics…

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How to Prevent Fraud Email Attacks

Hackers are constantly finding new ways to infect your computer with malware and steal your data. With over 1.3 billion devices running Windows worldwide, hackers are more likely to impersonate…

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Spring refresh part 2: email marketing KPIs

Last week, Amy Doyle Ellwood wrote a spring refresh blog post, covering essential items like list cleaning, segment reviews and other highly valuable aspects that make up the building blocks…

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Spam, junk … slop? The latest wave of AI behind the ‘zombie internet’ | Artificial intelligence (AI)

Your email inbox is full of spam. Your letterbox is full of junk mail. Now, your web browser has its own affliction: slop. “Slop” is what you get when you…

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Scams and phishing expeditions take fun out of email

Oh dear, I owe money to the Geek Squad. Just got another testy email bill from them, a daily event. Scroll down. Look here. PayPal sent one of many terse…

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Computer scam catches 1,700 victims in France

The scam starts with an email, and ends with a fraudulent subscription The scam begins with an email and ends with ‘signing up’ to fraudulent software Thx4Stock team/Shutterstock Do you…

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