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Earthquake in Japan: How to help and avoid donation fraud

March 11th, 2011 Comments off

When we hear about a disaster like the earthquake in Japan
today, most of us try to think of ways we can help. But some cybercriminals try
to think of ways they can take advantage of online givers to steal money and
personal information. Here are a few ways you can donate
more safely
.

Tips to help avoid online donation scams

For more advice, see Donation
scams
.

For more information about how to avoid other kinds of online
fraud, see Email
and web scams: How to help protect yourself
.

Microsoft is actively updating news and disaster resources, including Bing Maps on the Microsoft Corporate Citizenship page.

 

 

 

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