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

ANZ – Types of Banking Fraud

Australian Tax Office (ATO)

Australia Post – Scam Alerts

Broadband for Seniors

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

CBS News – 5 Common Phone Scams Targeting Seniors

Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria – Cyber Stalking and Harassment

iLOOKBOTHWAYS – Cyberbullying

Lawstuff – Cyberbullying

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

Microsoft – Turn automatic updating on or off

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

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

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

Ripoff Report – Complaint Review: The International Award Payment Center

ScamWatch (Australian Competition and Consumer Commission)

Seniors Gateway to Legal Information and Resources:

Seniors Guide to Computers

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

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

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

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

wikiHow – How to Avoid an Online Romance Scam

wikiHow – How to Spot an Online Dating Scammer


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