The FBI Issues Holiday Warning About Smishing, Vishing, and Other Scams by Cyber-Criminals

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Nov 29, 2010 7:59 am

  The FBI Issues Holiday Warning About
Smishing, Vishing, and Other Scams by Cyber-Criminals
  http://www.brokeandbroker.com/index.php?a=blog&id=666

It's not just the holiday season for shoppers -- Cyber-criminals look forward to this period of increased retail activity as a way to steal our money and personal information. This new wave of fraud is no longer simply targeting your somewhat antiquated desktop computer or even your laptop, but the scamsters are now finding ways to rip you off via all your wireless devices.  In response to this wave of fraud, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has warned the public to use caution when making online and cellphone purchases.

Read how you are being targeted
and
the steps that you can take to protect yourself
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