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Scams and Hoaxes

In this category, all the recent online scams and hoaxes liking phishing scams or money scams will be covered.

Stanford Hospital Data Breach Incident

According to the New York Times, the patients visiting the emergency room at Stanford Hospital in 2009, got their private data leaked over the internet. A site called Student of Fortune leaked the information regarding their names, diagnosis codes, account numbers, admission and discharge dates, and billing charges. The information ...

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Western Union Money Transfer Scam

Previously, we covered the Australian Taxation Office scam that swindled people into handling their bank account and credit card details to the scammer operating behind the veils of a legitimate source. Next on the similar page, we now have Western Union Money Transfer scam which is; perhaps, more problematic than ...

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