Avoiding Fake Microsoft Tech Support Calls and Scams.



Several offshore companies are purchasing lists of American phone numbers with your name and address from list brokers. Foreign criminals then call your home and pretend they’re from “Microsoft.” They say the reason for their call is that they’ve received notification that “your computer has been hacked by a virus.” This is a complete lie.

Microsoft has no way of knowing that you have a virus or have been hacked. These companies, several which are located in India, then take control of your computer, show you several innocuous system logs, and tell you they will clean your computer for…

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