Archive for 'Spam'

Web Design & Development Scam

Web Design & Development Scam

We are seeing an abundant amount of emails from so-called web companies offering Web Design & Development services. The companies are mostly from India and what’s strange is that every single email is from a Gmail address. In most cases a company will have it’s own domain name and not some 3rd party email provider. […]

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Beware of This Year’s Holiday Scams

Beware of This Year’s Holiday Scams

Scammers are in full force during the holiday season trying to lure in customers to buy into their scams. It is important that you never reply to these offers as this will notify the scammer or online crooks that your email is active. The most popular scams are all about great deals, loans, and auctions. […]

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Combating Cellular Spam: From Texts to Sales Calls

Combating Cellular Spam: From Texts to Sales Calls

Nothing is more infuriating than getting countless sales calls on a mobile device and then realizing you have to pay for those calls and texts. Many people wonder how it can be legal for sales agencies to foist advertisements onto unwitting consumers who then have to cough up the cash to cover those messages. Instead […]

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How to Stop Spam Registrations on VBulletin Forums

How to Stop Spam Registrations on VBulletin Forums

By now you must be frustrated deleting all those bogus spam registrations in your admin console. You know the ones, they register with long names that make no rhyme or reason and use emails that not even Einstein could remember. I manage a couple of VBulletin forums and lately the spam registrations have increased substantially. […]

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