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23
Nov
2021

Son or daughter asks for money via WhatsApp? Beware of WhatsApp fraud!

This form of online fraud is not new, but we have received more reports in recent days. In WhatApp fraud, the fraudsters pretend to be someone the victim knows, often a son or daughter.

First the scammer tries to make you believe that…

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22
Nov
2021

Beware of too nice deals on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

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18
Nov
2021

Beware of phishing messages that appear to come from Itsme

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17
Nov
2021

Currently many phishing messages detected with the subject line: 'Kennisgeving'

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16
Nov
2021

Outsmart a phisher: campaign urges internet users to take action against phishers.

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15
Nov
2021

Get rich quick, easy and risk-free with cryptocurrencies... really? Beware! It's most likely a scam.

Do you see a tempting advertisement on your social networks, receive an email or a phone call that promises you a big gain if you accept an offer to invest in a cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin or Ethereum? Many consumers fall into this trap. Avoid…

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11
Nov
2021

Currently many phishing messages detected with the subject line: 'Belangrijke bericht'

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03
Nov
2021

Beware of suspicious messages imitating My e-Box

Last week the FPS BOSA warned about suspicious messages that seem to come from My e-Box. We notice that many citizens receive these messages and forward them to [email protected]. That is fine, because we can block the suspicious links in…

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29
Oct
2021

New publication: Cyber attacks and online scams. What are they? What to do and how to protect yourself?

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