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24
May
2018

Do not get tricked: GDPR phishing e-mails

New phishing e-mails related to GDPR

The GDPR entered into force on Friday 25 May. It comprises a set of rules aimed at better protecting European citizens’ personal data. Companies that fall under the new GDPR regulations must adjust their…

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27
Apr
2018

Have you heard of smishing or fake SMS messages?

Do not get tricked by fake text messages

A new form of online fraud has appeared. SMS is increasingly being used to send messages containing fake links with the intention of defrauding people. This form of phishing has even been given a new name…

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04
Apr
2018

Beware of new phishing e-mails!

Opgelet voor nieuwe phishingmails!

CCB and CERT.be are calling for prudence: fake e-mails are once again being sent in the name of various banks. The e-mails invite you to click on a link and provide your personal details. However, these messages are not sent by the actual bank in…

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25
Mar
2018

Fraudsters comb young people's worlds

Cyber criminals now also use social media and nightlife areas to recruit

Fraudsters are constantly on the lookout for money mules, who act as intermediaries for channelling the money that the fraudsters have stolen, often to other countries. Fraudsters are increasingly approaching young people to this end. They…

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19
Feb
2018

The Safeonweb 2017 campaign successfully combatted phishing

On 2 October 2017, we launched an awareness-raising campaign on the topic of cyber security within the framework of the European Cyber Security Month. Today, the results of the campaign were unveiled to the press.

"The aim of this…

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