Tag Archive: Scammers

Dec 13

Microsoft's advice: Hang up on tech support scammers

Microsoft's advice: Hang up on tech support scammers "You get a call from someone that's unsolicited, talking about technical support, hang up," said David Finn, the executive director of Microsoft's Digital Crime Unit, during a hearing held by the U.S. Senate last week. "That's the first thing. That is … Read more on Computerworld

Oct 20

Phone scammers posing as Microsoft tech support aren't just calling Bay Village

Phone scammers posing as Microsoft tech support aren't just calling Bay Village CUYAHOGA COUNTY, Ohio — Bay Village police continued to raise warnings about a phone scam in which the caller poses as a Microsoft tech support worker. Residents throughout the county said they've been receiving such calls for months, or even years. Read more …

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Mar 28

Scamming the phone scammers.. Fake tech support caller gets surprise ending

These SOB’s constantly call from US numbers on caller ID, claiming to be Microsoft or other companies calling on your behalf to warn you have “infections’ on your computer. After scaring… Video Rating: 4 / 5

Jan 23

Scammers pose as tech support staff from major software firms

Scammers pose as tech support staff from major software firms SINGAPORE – Don't fall prey to scammers claiming to be the technical support staff of major software companies, police have warned. In an advisory about a new software scam, police said they received several reports of victims who installed what is … Read more on …

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Jan 07

Microsoft files suit against alleged tech support scammers

Microsoft files suit against alleged tech support scammers Omnitech is a name used by Customer Focus Services (CFS), which according to its website is a pioneer in Indian offshoring and call-center outsourcing. It also specializes in tech support outsourcing. The companies were charged with misusing Microsoft … Read more on InfoWorld Windows 10 UK release …

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Nov 24

Scamming the Scammers – How to Handle Fake Tech Support Calls

This video has sparked an article investigation by former Washington Post reporter Brian Krebs: https://krebsonsecurity.com/2014/11/microsoft-partner-claims-… Video Rating: 4 / 5 Hey guys here is the Official Microsoft Xbox One Stereo Chat Headset Adapter – Review Unboxing PvZ Vids – http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLCjzuFP3ep0KB… Video Rating: 5 / 5

Nov 13

Microsoft Tech Support Scammers Omnitech Support #3

Today, Omnitech support will have a hard time once again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! xD.

Jan 20

Messing with Tech Support Scammers (Scambaiting)

Dial the following to waste the time of these scammers, all toll free: 0800-756-2971 0800-756-2991 0800-756-2992 0808-168-0650 Performed in a virtual machine… Video Rating: 4 / 5

Dec 22

Scamming the Tech Support Scammers, Dave Moore on Fox 25 News Oklahoma City

Got a call from “The Microsoft Windows Technical Department,” telling you they have discovered problems with your computer? Better watch out, or you could ge… Video Rating: 5 / 5 I received a call one night from my “Computer Support” as they said. I strung them on for about 30 minutes and scheduled a call …

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Feb 05

Fun With Indian Phone Scammers Claiming to be Microsoft

PART 2 – www.youtube.com I received a call from this so called technical support team who claim to have found problems with your PC. Firstly they get you to open the event viewer and scare you into thinking your computer is infected with viruses by showing you harmless and common windows errors. Then if you …

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