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Spare a thought for those working this Christmas..

Beware romance scams this Christmas

There are some groups of people for whom it's just another day, who don't have the luxury of taking some time off just because it's December 25th. Yes, I'm talking about the spammers, the scammers, the cybercriminals, the identity thieves..

Romance email scam drives father to suicide

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A ghastly story reaches me of a man who committed suicide, after losing $50,000 to West African romance scammers. 67-year-old Al Circelli, shot himself in the living room of his home in Yonkers, New York, after - his family say Read more…

April Fool: Sexy romances distract hackers from data theft, Sophos research proves

Sexy romances distract hackers from data theft, Sophos research proves

We published this story on 1 April 2010. Of course, "Protection through Distraction" doesn't really exist. We hope you enjoy the joke (and the video!) as much as we enjoyed putting it together. You may already have read the press Read more…