A call from Windows Tech Support – eventvwr … What should I do?

There is a long running scam operated from India, Russia, and probably a number of other territories.

The scam has been very much helped by personal details leaked by cyber attacks on companies such as the UK’s TelCo TalkTalk, or possibly via legitimate employees of outsourced customer support centres in India going rogue and selling . . . → Read More: A call from Windows Tech Support – eventvwr … What should I do?

#MakeAmericaGreatAgain #Trump2016 @RealDonaldTrump Vote Trump! TRUMP! TRUMP!

When the Drumpf family changed their name to Trump, it was prescient, bearing in mind how an ex- Drumpf has so far trumped the GOP.

Trump has been covered by some of the mainstream press in the US and abroad – perhaps the finest piece to date is that by Martin Wolf in the FT . . . → Read More: #MakeAmericaGreatAgain #Trump2016 @RealDonaldTrump Vote Trump! TRUMP! TRUMP!

Ultimate4Trading.net and mythical flying foxes being eaten by pythons!

I’m afraid I’m guilty of clicking on a clickbait link… ‘Ten reasons why not to go to Australia’, as it happens was the topic, and one of the reasons not to go was that pythons eat flying foxes. I was going to find out more about flying foxes – truly a mythical beast if there . . . → Read More: Ultimate4Trading.net and mythical flying foxes being eaten by pythons!

Claim $50 Walgreens Gift Card Inside – a two stage hacker attack

I have never used Walgreens – yet today got several emails advising of free $50 Walgreen Gift Cards – along with an individually generated prize number.

Of course these are malicious emails linking to sites that will download malware onto your computer – and the approach is to just delete them.

However this particular attack . . . → Read More: Claim $50 Walgreens Gift Card Inside – a two stage hacker attack

Dangerous new cyber security attacks based on hacked email address lists

Just had a number of emails from genuine friends, but with fake email addresses and also copied to other genuine email addresses, along with the genuine names of the email address account holders.

This is because one (or a few) of my friends have had their personal email address lists stolen – and it could . . . → Read More: Dangerous new cyber security attacks based on hacked email address lists

Dreaming of success? – please, just dream on

…and don’t under any circumstances, start to pay people who say they will help you become successful, or happy, or both*.

That is just a rotten lie.

You can pay thousands to the likes of Tony Robbins, or Rich Dad Poor Dad, the Scientologists, Frank Kern, or a whole different host of grifters at the . . . → Read More: Dreaming of success? – please, just dream on

$HLF Herbalife : The All American Dream?

What’s wrong with nutrition / diet shakes?

Nothing.

What is wrong with setting up your business and selling nutrition / diet shakes to your friends, family, and local community?

Nothing.

Can you see anything wrong with the testimonials from these guys?

Herbalife UK Success Stories

Nope is my honest answer.

Does it look like Herbalife . . . → Read More: $HLF Herbalife : The All American Dream?

AuroIN SEO

SEO – search engine optimisation – is the game of making websites appear on page one of Google, and other search engines.

AuroIN is a company that ostensibly does SEO.

On their website you will find this video.

And there is a glowing testimonial from a Roger Scheuer of Ecofo.com:

 

The SEO . . . → Read More: AuroIN SEO

07 phone numbers being used to scam….

There is an email scam currently, with words along the lines of…

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Hi

As a result of your application, I would like to invite you to attend an interview.

You will have an interview with the department manager, Edie Wilson. The interview will last about 30 min.

Please bring three reference (If available), as . . . → Read More: 07 phone numbers being used to scam….

Removing Babylon and the Babylon toolbar

Babylon Toolbar is a program that pertains to come from a legitimate company but operates like malware: the company will do anything to get you to install it on your system, knowingly or unknowingly!

Once it is on your system it will replace your ‘home’ webpage link with the babylon search link – for each/any . . . → Read More: Removing Babylon and the Babylon toolbar