Caversham Computers News

Fake Amazon emails scam

Action Fraud have notified Caversham Computers that it has received several reports from victims who have been sent convincing looking emails claiming to be from Amazon. The spoofed emails from “service@amazon.co.uk” claim recipients have made an order online and mimic an automatic customer email notification. The scam email claims recipients have ordered an expensive vintage chandelier. Other reported examples include: Bose stereos, iPhone’s and luxury watches. The emails cleverly state that if recipients haven’t authorised the transaction they can click on the help centre link to receive a full refund. The link leads to an authentic-looking website, which asks victims to confirm their name, address, and bank card information. Amazon says that suspicious e-mails will often contain:
  • Links to websites that look like Amazon.co.uk, but aren't Amazon.co.uk.
  • Attachments or prompts to install software on your computer.
  • Typos or...

Christmas & New Year 2016/2017 Business Opening Hours

Caversham Computers will be closed from 5pm on Wednesday 21st December and will re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. We wish all our customers a very happy Christmas holiday season and a peaceful and prosperous New Year. We would also like to extend a sincere thank you to all our customers during the past year and we look forward to being of service to you in 2017. We will respond to customer enquiries received during the Christmas holiday period when we re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2017....