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Tech support scammers are known for their cheek — making unfounded claims that PCs are infected to scare consumers into parting with their money — but a Symantec partner took nerve to a new level, a security company claimed last week. According to San Jose, Calif.-based Malwarebytes, Silurian Tech Support ran a scam in which […]

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The University of Virginia (UVA) suffered a data breach that was initiated via a phishing scam that revealed the tax and banking data of some of the school’s employees. How many victims? 1,400

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Fake Facebook Security pages are quite a common sight, and there’s a “Your page will be disabled unless…” scam in circulation at the moment on random Facebook comment sections which you should steer clear of. The scam begins with a message like this, courtesy of Twitter user Alukeonlife:

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