SPAM TEXTS PHISHING LINKS SMS SCAM
This crack-pot suggest me to contact him because of an apparent deceased relative and securing a cash deposit left behind by his client, my relative. $18, 500,000 to be split after 20% went to charity.
I was called by someone who said I have payments to be made to the Tax department and I have to call this Attorney Robert Kent (713-239-3492) to resolve the matter or I will be arrested! Oh my! This is scary!
I received a text message from Robert Kent asking to go and verify email about money owed to some loan company. The email was poorly written and demands $650 to prevent arrest! I suspect Nigerian scamsters are behind this....
Attorney Robert Kent? F*** O***!
It’s illegal to send unsolicited commercial email messages to wireless devices. The messages may promise free gifts or cheap services. Scam artists posing as Govt agencies could send messages threatening action unless money is paid. Spam texts can contain phishing links designed to steal personal info or may infect user's phone.2017-11-19 00:55:13
According to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre, citizens lose millions of dollars, each year, by responding fraudulent text messages. Scammers use deceptive text messages to lure consumers into providing personal or financial information2017-11-18 22:40:22
Report spam SMS to ACMA by forwarding to 0429 999 888. If you have a grievance about a specific SMS message, submit a complaint to the ACMA or contact the ACMA on 1300 855 180.2017-11-18 22:27:50
Organizations must only send marketing text messages to individuals, if they have agreed to receive them, except where there is a clearly defined customer relationship. Forward spam SMS messages to 7726 for the network operator to act.2017-11-18 22:03:32