Microsoft warns for new sophisticated Microsoft phone scam

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.

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