References

WCHM is grateful to the following websites whose information and images contributed to this resource:

ANZ – Types of Banking Fraud

http://www.anz.com/personal/ways-bank/security/online-security/threats-banking-safety/fraud-types/

Australian Tax Office (ATO)

https://www.ato.gov.au/General/Online-services/In-detail/Online-security/How-to-verify-or-report-a-scam/?page=1#Examples_of_tax_related_scams

Australia Post – Scam Alerts

http://auspost.com.au/about-us/scam-alerts.html

Broadband for Seniors

http://bfseniors.com.au/glossary/

CallerSmart (United States of America) – Cyberstalking: What is Cyberstalking and What to Do if You’re a Victim

https://www.callersmart.com/guides/50/Cyberstalking

CBS News – 5 Common Phone Scams Targeting Seniors

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/5-common-phone-scams-targeting-seniors/

Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria – Cyber Stalking and Harassment

http://www.dvrcv.org.au/help-advice/cyber-stalking-and-harassment

iLOOKBOTHWAYS – Cyberbullying

http://ilookbothways.com/learn-safety/cyberbullying/

Lawstuff – Cyberbullying

http://www.lawstuff.org.au/act_law/topics/bullying/cyber-bullying

MailGuard – Another Online Banking Scam: MailGuard Shows You How To Identify A Phishing Email

http://www.mailguard.com.au/blog/

Microsoft – Turn automatic updating on or off

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-au/windows/turn-automatic-updating-on-off#turn-automatic-updating-on-off=windows-7

Multistate Information Sharing & Analysis Centre – Keeping Senior Citizens Safe Online

http://msisac.cisecurity.org/newsletters/2013-06.cfm

Naked Security (Sophos) – A New Wave of Phishing Scams Target Telstra

https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2011/02/25/a-new-wave-of-phishing-scams-target-telstra/

Naked Security (Sophos) – Don’t Fall for Japan Tsunami Charity Scams

https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2011/03/15/dont-fall-for-japan-tsunami-charity-scams/

Ripoff Report – Complaint Review: The International Award Payment Center

http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/The-International-Award-Payment-Center/N-Kansas-City-Missouri-64116/The-International-Award-Payment-Center-A-T-Lee-Program-Coordinator-Mail-lottery-Scam-ta-822077

ScamWatch (Australian Competition and Consumer Commission)

http://www.scamwatch.gov.au/content/index.phtml/tag/Scamwatch/

Seniors Gateway to Legal Information and Resources: http://seniorsgateway.vcn.bc.ca/internet_glossary

Seniors Guide to Computers

http://www.seniorsguidetocomputers.com

SplashData – “123456” Maintains the Top Spot on SplashData’s Annual “Worst Passwords” List

http://splashdata.com/press/worst-passwords-of-2014.htm

Stay Smart Online (Australian Government Department of Communications) – Set and Use Strong Passwords

http://www.staysmartonline.gov.au/computers/set_and_use_strong_passwords

Television New Zealand – Closeup: Online Dating Scam (You Tube)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JoL1mEVjWUs

The University of Texas at Austin Centre for Identity – How to Manage Your Social Media Privacy Settings

https://identity.utexas.edu/everyone/how-to-manage-your-social-media-privacy-settings

wikiHow – How to Avoid an Online Romance Scam

http://www.wikihow.com/Avoid-an-Online-Romance-Scam

wikiHow – How to Spot an Online Dating Scammer

http://www.wikihow.com/Spot-an-Online-Dating-Scammer

 

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