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New COVID-19 Scam Makes People Pay For Fake Tests – Gizmodo Australia

There is a new COVID-19 scam doing the rounds in Australia, alleging people have come into contact with someone who has tested positive.

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Bad actors are currently targeting Australians in a new COVID-19 scam. This is what you need to know.
Scamwatch has revealed a new COVID-19 scam is localised to Victoria, which is currently suffering a second wave of infection.
Some Victorians have begun receiving phone calls alleging they have come in close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19. They then ask for their credit card details in order to mail out a home-test.
Scammers are cold calling Victorians claiming they…

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