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Phishing using Google Adwords / Adsense

Today while searching for a UK Bank Google offered me an advert. The advert looks very unclear and I expect most “normal” people searching will click on it thinking it is the genuine website. Note: The top “Ad” entry is … Continue reading

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The curious time an advert knows your mobile phone number..

Sorry for the length of this article.. there are so many different parts to this that it is difficult keeping a single sensible train of thought. I don’t know my mobile number, I don’t use it for calls or texts. … Continue reading

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eBay: zaful advert playing music automatically (another d.willvox.com malicious advert)

As a follow on from last month where gamiss.com was hijacking eBay pages.. this month it is zaful.com. This time the visitors don’t get hijacked away from eBay but they do get music playing at them in the background while … Continue reading

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Spear Phishing against Painter Decorators

This article is a work in progress, some back in a day or so please. Unusual one this… a painter decorator friend has been plagued by various attempts at phishing his e-mail logins over the past few months. Each time … Continue reading

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JOURNEYCALL PINGIT

Google doesn’t have much about this payment reference. So here is an article to help! If you have applied to South West Railway / South West Trains for a Delay Repay refund on a delayed journey you will probably see … Continue reading

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My preferred method for deploying Adobe Flash Player on a domain.

I am mainly writing this for my own reference as I always forget the script. Sadly I also can’t credit the person who wrote this script. I didn’t write it! And I can’t find the source of the script by … Continue reading

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Rogue adverts redirecting ebay visitors off-site. (d.willvox.com and www.gamiss.com/?lkid=13368106)

UPDATE: THE SAME JUNK STARTED PLAYING MUSIC! see the new article Today while browsing eBay I was taken off the eBay site several times and onto “www.gamiss.com/?lkid=13368106”. I did click click or even mouse over any advert. I’ve seen this … Continue reading

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Suspiciously low cost Office 365 accounts are a bad idea!

I’m going to cut to the chase right at the top here. The person behind this specific Office 365 subscription and setup is: JosephBB@gmail.com with what appears to be an invalid UK format phone number (4414402325) While hunting for a low … Continue reading

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“mugleyandco.co.uk” CEO / Director wire transfer fraud

A recently registered domain is being used in attempts to defraud companies and organisations out of money using BACS / Bank transfers. mugleyandco.co.uk Registrant details are a fictitious company at a real address. The scam starts with a contact within … Continue reading

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Whatsapp spreading spam “IDN” links (offr.rocks / milolead.com)

Today I delved into a bit of Whatsapp spam doing the rounds in the UK. This junk spreads using a Whatsapp message the same or similar to: “Hey ! Waitrose celebrates its 113th anniversary and giving away FREE gift voucher … Continue reading

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