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 Related Web Pages - Fraud Guide
Consumer guide to preventing and fighting eBay, escrow, auto, internet, cashiers check, and Nigerian scams. Tips on how to spot phony escrow companies and report the scammers.

Digital Age Fraud
Central source of information about the Digital Age Cyprus MasterCard/Visa fraudulent charge.

Internet Fraud
Department of Justice site includes information defining Internet fraud, what to do about it, and where to go to get more information.

National Fraud Information Center
Provides a page devoted to Internet fraud.

Romance Scams
Information about people who use dating sites or social networks to con victims out of money. Peer support for those who have been tricked.

Scam Victims United
Information on scams and support from other victims.

Information on dating fraud plus an archive of emails, documents and pictures. Membership required for some features.

The Anatomy of Clickbot.A
Provides a detailed case study of the architecture of the Clickbot.A botnet that attempted a low-noise click fraud attack against syndicated search engines. The botnet of over 100,000 machines was controlled using a HTTP-based botmaster.

Consumer protection service site provides means to register complaints, free ShopAssured download alerts shoppers when entering e-commerce site, free reports on business's consumer performance.
Accepts and lists reports on dating scammers, for the UK. Offers the ability to check existing people and help make the UK dating scene a better place.