Please take immediate steps to safe guard your computer and data if any of the test indicate that you might be violated with DNS Changer. If the Check-Up Site indicates that you are affected then either follow the instructions on that site or run one of the following free tools listed below to remove DNSChanger and related threats:
Added: April 2012
Consumer Alert: Viral email with misinformation on release of
mobile numbers to telemarketers
The ACMA is reminding consumers that the viral email warning that ‘mobile numbers will be made public’ is a hoax.
The email started circulating around Australia in 2009 and tells
consumers that mobile numbers will shortly be made public and that you
will be charged for telemarketing calls that you receive.
Although the message refers to the Australian Do Not Call
On 5 June 2012 the following areas of Southern and Central NSW and the ACT will switch to digital-only TV;
October 2011: SCAMwatch is warning Australians to continue to be wary of phishing scams received by email or SMS following a twist which leads to fraudulent online banking transactions.
How the scam works
The new "Popureb" malware hides in the PC's Master Boot Record and fools cleaning attempts
By Gregg Keizer | Computerworld
Microsoft is telling Windows users that they'll have to reinstall the operating system if they get infected with a new rootkit that hides in the machine's boot sector.
June 2011: SCAMwatch is warning current and former VIPtel Mobile
customers to beware of scam phone calls offering a refund in exchange
for payment of a fee. Scammers may claim to be from Centrelink and will
ask for the fee to be paid by wire transfer.
New twist on computer error message/virus scams: joint warning
2011: SCAMwatch, Microsoft and the Australian Communications and Media
Authority (ACMA) are warning Australians to continue to be wary of scam
calls claiming that your computer is infected with a virus or is sending
out error messages.
In July 2010, SCAMwatch issued an alert regarding about these scams which continue to plague consumers.