Gardaí issue online fraud scam warning to Waterford businesses

Mary Cody


Mary Cody

Kilkenny gardaí warn of online fraud scams

Gardaí are warning businesses to protect themselves from online fraud.

“We are continuously receiving reports of online scams targeting businesses.

“Business e-mail compromise, often referred to as invoice re-direct, can have a devastating effect on businesses big and small,” a garda spokesperson said.

Businesses are advised to use anti-virus, firewall and other tools and scan computers and devices regularly to prevent malware infections.