Warning about cyber criminals

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EMAIL SCAM: Bucks’ Trading Standards are warning people to beware of scam emails being sent from hacked email accounts.

The fake emails, which look as if they have been sent from the email address of a friend or a family member, will usually be titled ‘I need your help’ or ‘I’m in trouble’, and will ask the recipient to send a ‘loan’ of over £1,000.

For more help on email scams visit www.buckscc.gov.uk/bcc/trading_standards/coldcalling/scams_cons.page?