2 October 2007 Scammers target online car buyers Fake advertisements offering used vehicles for lower than expected prices continue to appear on Australian car websites, online classifieds and online auction sites. 4 September 2007 Cute puppies for sale? Don’t be fooled Classified ads offering non-existent pedigree puppies have resurfaced in local newspapers across the country, as well as online classifieds. 27 August 2007 Warning: virus-laden email from the 'Australian Office of Fair Trading' Consumers have reported receiving emails from the 'Australian Office of Fair Trading'. There is no such organisation, and the email's attachment contains a virus. 16 March 2007 Scams target you! Protect your computer... Scams target you - Protect your computer is the latest message from the Australasian Consumer Fraud Taskforce. Your computer can be attacked by phishing scams, spam, dodgy 'pop-ups' or malware – and you may not even realise it!