“However, if you have been a victim of a hack or have identified an account that might have been compromised you shouldn’t remain passive and immediately report this,” he added.
Cash Flows specialise in providing adult and dating businesses with everything they need to accept online card payments including a payment gateway and an 'Adult Merchant Account'.
We can offer an 'Adult Merchant Account' for online businesses in the following sectors, subject to nature and content of the sites: * Webcams will be considered if there are no signs of any forbidden activity having occurred previously.
Cash Flows will require access to their acceptability criteria as part of the underwriting process.
Do you offer Adult Content, Online Dating or Adult services and are having trouble finding a suitable merchant account?
We understand that it's becoming extremely difficult for the businesses in the Adult or Online Dating sector to obtain approval for a Merchant Account from the vast majority of domestic merchant account providers / banks.
“Scammers are naturally attracted to large online communities and with 500 million monthly active users, Instagram makes a prime target for maximum impact,” said Nick Shaw, EMEA vice-president and general manager at Norton by Symantec.
“The influx of affected Instagram accounts identified by Symantec's Response team showcases a scenario when a hack could not only compromise your account but also damage your online reputation through profile alterations.” The UK is the second most targeted country in the world when it comes to social media scams, says Symantec, and with an estimated 14 million Brits logging into Instagram every month, Shaw urged users to stay safe by switching on two-factor authentication, something that can help prevent scammers taking over accounts in this way.
Cybersecurity firm Symantec has unearthed a new scam campaign targeting Instagram users.According to the company’s research, affected profiles have been altered with sexually suggestive imagery to lure users to adult dating and porn spam.