18 October 2011 Phishing scam emails and SMS continue 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. 6 May 2011 Fake FBI email scam claims you’ve visited “illegal websites” Beware of fake Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) emails which claim that you’ve visited illegal websites. These emails are a scam. If you receive one, delete it! Don’t open any attachments and don’t provide your personal details. 18 March 2011 Avoid charity scams – Japan earthquake disaster SCAMwatch is warning consumers to thoroughly check the legitimacy of charities when donating to Japan disaster relief. 10 January 2011 Donate wisely - Central Queensland flood crisis SCAMwatch is warning consumers to thoroughly check the legitimacy of charities when donating to help flood victims in central and south east Queensland. 7 January 2011 Fake SCAMwatch and Consumer Affairs Victoria emails SCAMwatch, the ACCC and CAV are warning consumers to be on the look out for fake emails claiming to be from SCAMwatch and CAV representatives. 6 January 2011 Secrets of your DNA revealed? A state-of-the art DNA test that will reveal the blueprint of your genetic code and hold all the answers to your health, wealth and personal prosperity? Not likely!