A rather convincingly official-looking e-mail now in circulation attempts to steal personal information. Here are the telltale signs.
A 19-year-old teenager from Nottingham in the UK spent AU$810 on eBay to buy an Xbox One but was surprised when he only received a printed photo in the mail.
Nearly a decade in the works, Internet-wide projects designed to keep e-mail safe from scams, spam, and identity-thieving phishing attempts are paying off.
Thousands of usernames and passwords of Hotmail, Gmail, and possibly other services have been posted online as a result of a phishing attack. Here's how to protect yourself.
Gmail's got a new tool in its labs section that lets you quickly translate e-mail messages in other languages.
Security experts say they're detecting a marked increase in online scams amid the economic downturn.
McAfee warns of password stealer hiding in attachment that comes with an e-mail purporting to be from Facebook.
Yet another e-mail-based scam, reminding us of the importance of always be skeptical about e-mail messages, and not to judge them based on the from address.
Security companies are warning people to be careful about scams involving e-mail or Web search for the Apple iPad or any other popular topic.
Yahoo rolling out new technology to prevent phishing scams in Yahoo Mail.