Online dating and spam

Posted by / 31-Oct-2017 17:41

Online dating and spam

Google News has again been hit with online dating and pharmaceutical spam ads.

Over the weekend, fake news articles appeared on the news-finding service posing as stories from real titles The Village Reporter and the Hometown Huddle and Two Row Times.

This has been proven true, as we've received samples of spam messages purporting themselves to be official notifications from popular messaging app LINE.These emails pretend to come from banks, credit card companies, online shops and auction sites as well as other trusted organisations.They usually try to trick you into going to the site, for example to update your password to avoid your account being suspended.Viruses & Spyware A basic understanding of computer viruses and spyware.email Scams Scams are generally delivered in the form of a spam email (but remember, not all spam emails contain scams).

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The online dating industry generates billions of dollars per year in revenues, and there are thousands of different companies running online dating websites and mobile apps.