For important updates on issues effecting the Do Not Call Register.
The ACMA is reminding consumers to raise their guard as the new financial year is a prime time for tax related scams.
We are warning consumers to be wary of calls offering compensation following a recent Do Not Call Register court case.
The Computer Virus scam is one of the biggest phone scams of recent times—both in Australia and globally.
For the latest Do Not Call Register news and updates.
The Australian Communications and Media Authority has issued formal warnings to two companies for their roles in making telemarketing calls to numbers on the Do Not Call Register.
Life is easier for Australians wanting to opt-out of unsolicited telemarketing calls, as registrations of numbers on the Do Not Call Register are now permanent.
Love the internet? Don't let it break your heart this Valentine's Day! Check out our web tips to stay safe online at www.acma.gov.au/webtips
Have you experienced mobile phone bill shock? ACMA research shows 55% of unexpectedly high bills are due to the use of data-related features. Check out these ACCAN tips to use less data on your smartphone
SMS PHISHING ALERT—targeting Australasian banks and financial institutions! This sophisticated scam campaign sends an SMS message with a URL to a fake mobile banking website that is virtually indistinguishable from the real thing. The criminals behind these messages are constantly changing and evolving the campaign. Read a list of the SMS messages that identify the Australasian banks targeted to date and learn how you can protect your personal information. http://acma.gov.au/theACMA/engage-blogs/engage-blogs/Cybersecurity/Banks-targetted-by-SMS-phishing-scam?utm_source=s0cial&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=sms
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