30 September 2016
Don’t get pressured into handing over anything you’re selling until you’re sure you’ve received the funds for it.
22 August 2016
The email is being sent from a variety of email addresses and uses a number of subject lines, including “you have to update your shipping address” and “a delivery man wasn’t able to bring the parcel”. This is a spam and involves ransomware which can encrypt files on the host...
11 August 2016
Phone scammers are attempting to intercept Work and Income New Zealand payments by calling businesses who provide services direct to WINZ clients
1 August 2016
The recent wave of scam phone calls falsely claiming to be from government agencies have diversified, with a range of nationalities now apparently being target.
22 June 2016
A New Zealander was caught out trying to use cheques from bogus UK bank ‘WeRe Bank’.
22 June 2016
Immigration New Zealand (INZ) has become aware of a new wave of scam phone calls from individuals claiming to be working for INZ.
9 May 2016
The Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand has noticed an increasing amount of unsolicited or fraudulent services being offered to trade mark holders.
4 April 2016
Scammers, claiming to be from Inland Revenue, are cold calling people to say they are being investigated for tax fraud.
23 March 2016
Scammers claiming to be from a so-called ‘New Zealand Government Grants Board’ are cold calling people to offer grants of several thousand dollars.