online fraud - updates

Rappler's latest stories on online fraud


Facebook’s 'friendly fraud’: What to know about the latest controversy

Jan 30, 2019 - 10:08 AM

'Friendly fraud' is when Facebook lets children spend real money on in-game purchases without parental permission

INFOGRAPHIC: How to protect yourself from bank fraud

Sep 24, 2018 - 8:57 PM

Be informed. Here’s how you can help your bank protect you from falling victim to fraud

Credit card fraud: what you need to know

Jun 29, 2018 - 12:21 PM

In 2020, losses from card fraud are expected to reach $31 billion worldwide – a sharp rise from 2010 figures of $8 billion

CREDIT CARDS. The growth of online shopping has put credit card users at risk. File photo

Visa-free travel to Australia, Duterte's bulletproof BMW, and other fake stories online

Nov 03, 2016 - 4:35 PM

These dubiously named websites trick people into believing that they re affiliated with established news companies

Jaringan penipu internasional asal Tiongkok kembali ditangkap di Jakarta

Aug 22, 2015 - 5:01 PM

Aksi sindikat ini diorganisir lintas negara Ratusan warga Tiongkok dibekuk Polda Metro Jaya

Polisi menggelar barang bukti penangkapan puluhan WN Tiongkok yang terlibat sindikat penipuan internasional di Jakart, 21 Agustus 2015. Foto oleh Felicia Santoso/Rappler

Philippines arrests 44 from China, Taiwan in Internet fraud

Jul 10, 2014 - 5:36 PM

The suspects are arrested in a series of raids in the central city of Iloilo on Wednesday by a police anti cybercrime unit and immigration bureau agents