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Posts Tagged ‘online shopping’

Phishers target Christmas shoppers

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

Phishing attacks saw a dramatic increase in December according to one group of researchers, with cyber criminals looking to capitalise on the seasonal increase in Christmas shoppers. (more…)

Christmas Shopping: Don’t forget the antivirus software

Tuesday, November 10th, 2009

The holiday season is fast approaching and the retailers are already decorating their stores with Christmas decorations and the gifts that they believe are what you want to give to your loved ones this Christmas. (more…)

New credit card could cut online fraud

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009

A new credit card that could make online shopping safer is being trialled by Visa. (more…)

Internet founder caught out by online scam

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009

Sir Tim Berners-Lee, one of the founding fathers of the internet, has revealed that he has been the victim of online fraud whilst trying to buy a Christmas gift. (more…)

e-Shopping this Christmas? Your guide to safe online shopping

Friday, November 14th, 2008

As the festive season approaches, online retailers are gearing up for another huge surge in sales as more and more of us decide to avoid the annual festive carnage at the local shopping mall and instead, do our Christmas gift buying from the comfort of our own home. (more…)