S3 Ep6: How not to get scammed


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In this episode: When payments go astray, why "just in case" cybersecurity warnings do more harm than good, how to shop safely on Black Friday and beyond, and (oh no!) what to do when all your emails disappear.

With Kimberly Truong, Doug Aamoth and Paul Ducklin


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Smishing attack tells you “mobile payment problem” – don’t fall for it https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/smishing-attack-tells-you-mobile-payment-problem

“Instant bank fraud” hoax is back – don’t spread fake news https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/instant-bank-fraud-hoax-is-back-dont-spread-fake-news

Black Friday – stay safe before, during and after peak retail season https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/black-friday-stay-safe-before-during-and-after


Original music by Edith Mudge

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