As a business celebrity Richard Branson has been the subject of scammers many times. Scammers impersonating him or the Virgin Group companies and/or Virgin senior management staff. So besides having an anti fraud team and writing about these scams on their website they’ve created an animation to help people identify scams and prevent becoming a victim.
General news concerning scams and hoaxes
Wi-Fi security flaw puts your credit cards at risk
Millions of smartphone users and BT customers who use Wi-Fi wireless internet “hotspot” connections in public are vulnerable to fraud and identity theft, a Guardian investigation has established.
The Honest $10000 SPAM
What happens when an unbelievable offer of $10000 risk free money is actually genuine?