Potential for Significant Damage
"It isn't Microsoft calling you"
This is an equal opportunity scam. Consumer, small business, retirees and millennials have all been victimized. Scammers pose as Microsoft (or Dell) technical support representatives and call with concerns over your faulty or "vulnerable" system.
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What You Should Know
- Trick you into installing malicious software that could capture sensitive data, such as online banking user names and passwords. They might also then charge you to remove this software.
- Convince you to visit legitimate websites (like www.ammyy.com) to download software that will allow them to take control of your computer remotely and adjust settings to leave your computer vulnerable.
- Request credit card information so they can bill you for phony services.
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