2 August 2011 Computer remote access scammers now masquerading as Telstra - new twist SCAMwatch has received reports of a new twist on the computer remote access scam with callers now claiming to be from (or affiliated with) Telstra or BigPond. 23 March 2011 New twist on computer error message/virus scams: joint warning SCAMwatch, Microsoft and the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) are warning Australians to continue to be wary of scam calls claiming that your computer is infected with a virus or is sending out error messages. 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. 11 February 2011 Valentines Day - Don’t fall head-over-heels for a scammer If you meet someone special online, be careful: scammers use online dating websites too but they’re not genuinely after your love, only your money! 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.