fake website

fake website

A website that is not a legitimate venue. For example, the site is designed to entice the visitor into revealing sensitive information, to download some form of malware or to purchase products that never arrive. See scareware.
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The goal of the fake website was to fool unsuspecting users into entering in their usernames and passwords.
It has come to the notice of the Reserve Bank of India that a fake website of the Reserve Bank of India has been created with the URL www.
They will usually tell you there has been fraud on your account and will ask you to call a number or visiting a fake website to update your details.
Additionally, on the fake website, the commands to change sections, to sign in, or subscribe don't lead anywhere.
He added, a range of techniques trick shoppers into visiting a fake website or clicking on a malicious link.
The email inform the taxpayers to collect their tax refund by clicking on the designated link to a fake website of FBR which had links to banks.
The IRS has issued an urgent alert to tax professionals who use IRS e-Services to beware of an e-mail asking them to update their accounts and directing them to a fake website.
NAME GAME Fake website claims this is company boss Ben Bayer
The fake website changed the company's initials and ended the website with ".
A quick search on the internet also revealed this domain was registered in Queensland, Australia, interestingly just like the fake website of a Dubai school scamsters used in May this year to target teachers, reported earlier by XPRESS.
The official warned of using the fake website to post false news insulting the people of Yemen, the heroes of the armed forces and popular committees, calling all Arab and international news agencies not to deal with the fake website.
Accommodation: the most common stings are a fake website which looks like a genuine online travel agent, people hacking into an account on a genuine site or links on websites and social media.