Archive for the ‘Warnings’ Category

ISPAI Service marks 15 years of fighting Online Child Sexual Abuse Material

February 5, 2015


Dublin, 04th February 2015

15 years fighting Child Pornography Online shows that for paedophiles the child’s age matters not the age of the picture

ISPAI Service marks 15 years of full operations, fighting against the distribution of Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM), universally agreed to be one of the most serious crimes on the Internet. (more…)

Going Phishing for iTunes Customers

July 2, 2013

New Phishing Scam Aimed at iTune Users

The old bank account details Phishing Scams have recently taken a new twist with spam aimed at “iTunes Connect” users.

It states:

“Dear Customer, (more…)

WARNING! “Ransomware” Scam DON’T PAY THIS!

April 15, 2013

Do not pay this …this is not from An Garda Síochána…THIS IS A SCAM!

Has your computer been rendered inacessible, with the screen displaying a message purporting to be from An Garda Síochána, asking you to pay a fee for unlocking? (more…)

ISPAI Warns Web Users of Latest Scams

May 14, 2012

Spamming Fake Hotel Reservation Receipts

Under a long standing agreement with Government, ISPAI runs which provides a confidential service for the public to report illegal content (such as web sites containing images of child sexual abuse or incitement to hatred) so swift action may be taken.While does not specifically deal with spam, it does accept reports of financial scams exploiting our (more…)

Issue of Prescription Medicines on the Web

June 21, 2011

Over the last few days ISPAI members have been receiving requests from campaigners to suppress information about abortion medicines that exists on the Internet. Previously there have been similar calls about other prescription medicines.

One particular site has been targeted by this latest campaign. The content of this website is not illegal and is hosted in Canada by a Women’s organisation. (more…)