Whilst more and more sophisticated on-line crime continues to evolve at an increasingly rapid pace, the old traditional fraud methods have never gone away and probably won't do anytime soon.
Fraudsters however are becoming more and more savvy when attempting to lure unsuspecting 'victims' into handing over data and/or payment.
Be ScamAware at all times!
The organisation at the frontline of UK consumer protection says it is seeing a pattern of "old scams, new tricks". National Trading Standards (NTS) said that while online crime was a growing problem, time-honoured fraud methods would not disappear any time soon.