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12th January 2017

Social media used to harvest fake charity donations

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau’s (NFIB) Proactive Intelligence Team have identified an emerging fraud where social media platforms are being used to attract members of the public to donate money to animal welfare charities overseas that do not exist.

12th January 2017

‘Migrant Helpline’ phishing emails lead to Ramnit malware

Fraudsters are sending out a high number of phishing emails purporting to be from the charity‘Migrant Helpline’ that lead to Ramnit – a type of banking malware.