Catches of the month: Phishing scams for March 2021

The Royal Mail is used in so many scams that it has a specific section on its website to help people detect and report fraudulent messages. That service has been especially busy recently after people received emails and texts supposedly from the Royal Mail demanding a shipping payment. We dedicate this month’s phishing round-up to these scams, explaining how you can spot bogus Royal Mail messages and why Brexit has helped attackers. What do these scams look like? Scammers’ primary method of attack is emails informing recipients that a package can’t be delivered until a shipping fee is paid. The … Continue reading Catches of the month: Phishing scams for March 2021