FRAUD HELP DESK

THE DUTCH NATIONAL ANTI-FRAUD HOTLINE

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26 Nov 2018
WhatsApp scams cause considerable losses

In recent months, Fraud Help Desk has received hundreds of new reports about WhatsApp fraud. Most of them involve a type of scam in which a fraudster poses as a…

23 Nov 2018
Double damage: victim treated as scammer

Victims of fraud can come in for some more nasty surprises, as one person reported to Fraud Help Desk. The man found himself accused of fraud.

So, what happened? The man…

01 Nov 2018
New Hotmail interface causes confusion

 

The Hotmail website has recently been revamped, prompting users to believe that something was wrong. Several punched in ‘Hotmail customer service’ in their browser and ended up with a fake…

24 Oct 2018
Financial losses from phishing double in the Netherlands

Financial losses resulting from online banking scams in the Netherlands more than doubled in the past year, according to figures released by the Dutch Payments Association and the Dutch…