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SCAMwatch is warning Australians to erase their hard drive before parting with old computers and laptops. Simply deleting individual files is not enough to remove personal details, documents and passwords stored on the machine.

SCAMwatch is warning Australians to continue to be wary of phishing scams received by email or SMS following a twist which leads to fraudulent online banking transactions.

… of government affiliation … SCAMwatch is warning small businesses and consumers to be on the look out for scam … they never end up delivering. This scam commonly targets registrations and renewals, for services such as: business registrations grants tax file numbers travel …