Google created a new Chrome extension that alerts you when you enter your Google password on a non-Google site. Here's how to set it up.
In an effort to stop spammers, the web giant rejects emails that include "highly restricted" character combinations.
A scam email, linked to a Russian phishing site, has been warning Australia Post customers that they need to pay to retrieve an uncollected parcel.
More Australians are getting scammed and they're losing almost $90 million a year to swindlers, with the number of people hit by phishing and identity theft cons almost doubling in a single year.
The ACCC is warning Australians about a phishing scam calling for payment of bogus gas or electricity bills, as part of a crackdown on online fraud.
A defect in Google's business software exposed e-mail addresses, mailing addresses and phone numbers of some users, making them potentially vulnerable to phishing schemes.
One of the game maker's servers is breached -- allowing hackers to create a phony Apple log-in screen that prompts users for personal information. EA says it now has the situation under control.
Has your account been compromised? Have you recently won a contest? Chances are good a hacker is trying to reel you in.
With people no doubt on edge after the hacking of Apple's Web site for developers, scammers are sending out bogus e-mails in an apparent effort to steal passwords.
Web giant says it has identified a significant spike in phishing activity originating from within the country just days ahead of presidential elections.