Slides in this set
When is online fraud likely to
Online fraud is likely to occur when criminals get
certain details such as:
· Your bank details
· Details of any other accounts you have
· Your username and password for a particular
How criminals can obtain your
· Phishing A form of internet fraud that aims to
steal vulnerable information.
· Trojans A Trojan is a programme that appears
legitimate but which performs harmful activity
when it is run.
· Spyware - Spyware is software that can be
installed on your computer without your
· To avoid Trojans stay away from online games
and bad looking e-mails as this is where most
Trojans are picked up!
· To avoid Spyware anti spyware software
needs to be purchased and installed onto your