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Spot the Scam: Snapchat 2FA, Costco raffle, Amazon, Hulu refund, and PayPal verification

    This week the Trend Micro Check team spotted 3 SMS scams and 2 phishing emails     Did you experience receiving these SMS Scams? Tell us in the comment section.      Snapchat Verification Code Scam   Snapchat Verification Code Scam. Source: Twitter &

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Top 5 Phishing Scams: MetaMask, Verizon “Itemtracking”, AT&T “Bill Paid,” & Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

  Phishing Scams are scammers' all-time favorite tactic to trick their victims. Here are the Top 5 Phishing Scams captured by our Trend Micro Check Team.     1. Fake MetaMask Security Alert Email       Note: the fake MetaMask website looks nearly 100% identical to

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Watch Out for These 2 Scams Targeting Tokyo Olympics 2020

  Tokyo Olympics started last July 23rd and everyone enjoys watching their favorite athlete fight for the gold. This week take a look at these 2 viral scams regarding the Tokyo Olympics 2020 from our Trend Micro Check Team.     Olympic ticket scams   Fake Olympic

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Spot the Scam: COVID-19 Relief, Illinois Government, Venmo, Amazon SMS, and Netflix Email Scams

  The Trend Micro Check Team found 4 SMS scams and 1 phishing email this week. Here is a preview of the viral scams that can help you in checking your inboxes.     COVID-19 Relief Phishing Text Messages   COVID-19 relief phishing page.    

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Spot the Scam: Google, Apple, Tax, Halifax, and Chase Phishing Scams

  Check out this week's collection of scams spotted by the Trend Micro Check Team.   Apple/Google Online Survey Scams   Fake Google survey page       Apple Survey scam     Tax Refund Phishing Scam   Fake myGov login page       “Ame

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Spot the Scam: Amazon Prime Day, Costco Raffle, Free Adidas Shoes, and Netflix Phishing Scams

  This week, here are the scams spotted by the Trend Micro Check Team.        Amazon Prime Day Fake 30th Anniversary Giveaway.   Fake 30th Anniversary Giveaway. Source: Rappler       Costco Raffle Scam   Costco raffle scam text

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Performance Issue Fixes for Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac 2020

We have released the following fixes to address specific issues and enhance product performance for the latest Trend Micro Security version and its compatibility with MAC Operating System. Before applying the fix below make sure to:   1. Check if Trend Micro Antivirus is running the latest ve

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Top 4 Text Message Phishing Scams of the Week: Walmart, DPD, Amazon, and More!

  Be familiar with text scams also called SMS phishing, text message phishing, and “smishing“. This week here are the 4 types of text scams spotted by our Trend Micro Check Team.     Check your inboxes and spot these text scams.    

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[FAQ] Seeing BSOD full screen message, what to do

We're seeing more technical support scams recently, where fake critical system error messages are displayed after clicking on a web link or from a recently installed free software. Here're two sample screenshots of this:NOTE: These are not Trend Micro support phone numbers.Is my PC infected or broke

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Windows Meltdown-Spectre Vulnerability

[What is the Meltdown-Spectre Vulnerability?]Meltdown, designated as CVE-2017-5754, can enable hackers to gain privileged access to parts of a computer’s memory used by an application/program and the operating system (OS). Meltdown affects Intel processors.Spectre, designated as CVE-2017-5753 and CV

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[How-To] Change appearance of your name in the community

To display your first name or full name in your community posts and replies, here's how:In the community web page, locate your name at the top right corner.Click on your name, and choose "Profile".In your profile page, click "Edit Profile" button on the left side.In the Profile Information page, upd

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[Hat Tip] How to Keep Yourself Safe from Cybercrime

As the years go by, cybercriminals have been ruthless in finding new ways to scam or hack users on the Internet. The Internet has become a necessity for many; most of us have become entirely reliant on websites, apps, or emails, so it is no surprise that activities of cybercriminals have evolved as

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Reimagine your cloud journey at #CLOUDSEC2021

Are you a Cloud builder or DevOps professional looking to get the latest insights on hot topics like Infrastructure as Code, Injecting security into the CI/CD pipeline, and fostering a DevSecOps culture? Then CLOUDSEC2021 is for you!    Join us for 3 days of unparalleled brilliance fr

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Updates on some issues with Scanning and Trend Micro program turning off

Hello Everyone, Here is the updated solution as of 8:00 PM PST for the issue with Trend Micro Security automatically turns on/off during idle or during a scan. STEP 1: Identify if your Trend Micro Security Software already received the recent update. To check this, you may open the Trend Micro Secur

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Are Trend Micro Consumer Products compatible with Windows 11?

  YES! These products are all compatible with Windows 11: Premium Security Maximum Security Internet Security AntiVirus+ Security   What if I am running an older Trend Micro program version? To ensure a smooth transition, we recommend you get the latest version prior to upgrading to Wind

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Spot the Scam: 5 SMS & 2 Email Scams of the Week (AT&T, Chase Bank, Scotiabank, Amazon, and More!)

SMS Phishing   SMS Phishing is one of the famous malicious tactics that impersonate known brands, companies, and organizations then send out text messages containing phishing links.   Here are the top SMS phishing scams we observed by our Trend Micro Check Team.   1. AT&T  

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Log4j: The Worst Cyberthreat in a Decade, Affecting Google, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and More!

Log4Shell is a recent bug that is considered the most critical vulnerability risking everyone that uses JavaScript. It is also rated 10/10 by the Apache Software Foundation in its threat score.   This bug can grant cybercriminals easy access to internal networks allowing them to take over a com

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Spot the Scam: HMRC, Bora Bora, Amazon, and TikTok

Check out this week's collection of scams spotted by the Trend Micro Check Team.  Bora Bora Giveaway Scams on Facebook The viral post of Bora Bora getaway scams.  HMRC Tax Refund Text Scam Fake gov.uk page that asks for your personal information and banking details.  Amazon Verification Phishin

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Protect yourself from Qshing

This week the Trend Micro Check Team will share knowledge on how to protect yourself from Qshing. Let's start with a quick QR Code 101.    What is QR Code?   QR code or Quick Response Code is a type of matrix barcode or two-dimensional barcode that stores infor

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Spot the Scam: Home Depot, GroupMe, Amazon, Wells Fargo, Chase, USPS, FedEx, and MORE!

Now that we do most of our activities online, scammers will try to lure us on their Fake sites, Fake online surveys, and Fake Log-in pages to convince us to enter our personal information. This week, the Trend Micro Check Team identified 3 SMS Phishing Scams to help us Spot the Scam!     1

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