Cat-Phishing: How to Protect Yourself From Catphish

Cat-Phishing: How to Protect Yourself From Catphish

Posted November 28, 2020 by Jenni Walker

Imagine falling in love online, only to find out you’re dating an imposter. If the concept isn’t terrifying, it may not have happened to you… yet! The risks that most online … Read More

Phone Number Validation: How to Tell if a Phone Number is Real

Phone Number Validation: How to Tell if a Phone Number is Real

Posted November 25, 2020 by Jenni Walker

Tired of answering phone calls from fake numbers? For most people, receiving fake calls usually happens like this— The phone rings and your caller ID shows a local number. You an… Read More

Black Friday Scams: The Red Flags to Watch Out For While Online Shopping

Black Friday Scams: The Red Flags to Watch Out For While Online Shopping

Posted by Ashley Mae Orcutt

Our team members at Social Catfish hope that you have a wonderful Thanksgiving! We wanted to take the time to warn you about some Black Friday scams to watch out for. Many people … Read More

Top 5 LINE Messaging App Scams To Watch Out For While Messaging Friends

Top 5 LINE Messaging App Scams To Watch Out For While Messaging Friends

Posted November 23, 2020 by Ashley Mae Orcutt

The LINE messaging app has proven to be an effective way of communicating with friends, after just recently being able to download it from the United States! This app has cute litt… Read More

SMS Phishing: What It Is and How to Protect Yourself

SMS Phishing: What It Is and How to Protect Yourself

Posted by Jenni Walker

Did you know that your cell phone is at risk? While you might have thought that you only have to worry about being hacked, phished, or conned when you use the world wide web or ans… Read More

Hijacked Phone Number: How Hackers Access Your Data

Hijacked Phone Number: How Hackers Access Your Data

Posted by Jenni Walker

Phone number hijacking is a new way for thieves to steal cell phones from you. They don't need to each into your pocket at a shopping mall or steal directly. Instead, they go throu… Read More

Does Two-Factor Authentication Really Protect Your Account?: How Scammers Can Get Around This

Does Two-Factor Authentication Really Protect Your Account?: How Scammers Can Get Around This

Posted by Ashley Mae Orcutt

When creating an account on Apple, Android, or another website, they sometimes require you to have what's called two-factor authentication on your account to protect it. They claim… Read More

Facebook Scams: How to Avoid These Scams While Scrolling on Social Media

Facebook Scams: How to Avoid These Scams While Scrolling on Social Media

Posted November 21, 2020 by Jenni Walker

Out of all the social media platforms, Facebook is the most popular … which also makes it a scammer hotspot! While Facebook knows that scammers exist and wants them to be remov… Read More