Dozens of online florists saw themselves struck by targeted distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks leading up to Valentine’s Day this year.
David Bisson reports.
That message you received from a sexy Russian lady calling you Mr Dependable? Sorry to burst your bubble, but it’s too good to be true.
Read more in my article on the We Live Security blog.
A Valentine’s Day mobile application, which promises to send an romantic MMS message to a loved one, actually hides a money-making scheme that sends expensive messages to a Russian premium rate SMS number.
Is there a girl/boy you really like? Do you want to send them a love poem on Facebook?
If so, you could be just the kind of person that survey scammers are looking for.