BBC: the 12 cyber-scams of Christmas

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Christmas is a time of celebration and generosity. Unfortunately it is also a time where criminals try to exploit this charity to replace their stockings of coal with your money.

From insecure and fake websites to phishing emails and fake anti-virus alerts Christmas scams prey on your generosity and kindness. Read these 12 cyber-scams and take a bit of care to make your Christmas and holiday season happy and safe for you and your family.

The BBC: The 12 cyber-scams of Christmas

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