Tag: phone scammer

Another victim of the phone scammers

April 25, 2012

An eldery lady was convinced by phone scammers to let them have remote access to her computer after they claimed that her PC had been hacked, would close down, was ruuning slowly and had errors. And she paid them $90. No legitimate firm phones about your computer. Don’t be taken in by them.

Phone scams are still a major problem

February 14, 2012

Scam phone callers claiming that your computer has problems get you to allow remote access and persuade you to pay £160 to correct the errors. There are lots of reports of similar scams from around the UK and the rest of the world.

Phone scams are are worldwide problem

October 29, 2011

Scam phones saying your computer is infected are reported all around the world. Don’t accept cold calls from anyone phoning you about your computer.

Phone scamming very widespread

August 4, 2011

Phone scamming becoming very widespread. Beware!

Scam phone calls

July 7, 2011

A phone call that made me laugh

Phone scammers

May 13, 2011

Beware of the phone scammers

Fake Windows caller

February 23, 2011

Grandchildren are sometimes worse than computer viruses! A little knowledge can be a dangerous thing. A customer today had lost WiFi connection to their netbook … when they mentioned a grandson I soon guessed the cause of the problem and put it right. The same customer also mentioned about a phone call from someone claiming […]