Microsoft warns for new sophisticated Microsoft phone scam


#1

Microsoft warns internet users for a new sophisticated scam that makes it appear that Microsoft alerts the user that his computer is infected with a virus and that a provided phone number has to be called to fix the issue. In reality the user calls phone scammers that pretend to be Microsoft employees.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://www.myce.com/news/microsoft-warns-new-sophisticated-microsoft-phone-scam-81559/

#2

This doesn’t sound like anything new. Fake tech support, supposed viruses, people giving up valuable money… we’ve heard it all before.