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CalledWindows Firewall, it is enabled by default – but it doesn’t hurt to check. They probably successfully scam a small percentage of their calls. It said windows had an error and i had to call the number. He then gave me a VERY LONG Serial number that is way to long, which was perfect because it gave me time to google "Microsoft-Your computer has been hacked" I then

He claimed to be calling from Microsoft, then said my Windows OS serial code had been leaked online, also the computer was sending error messages to their servers because of malicious Donald Fish: 11 months ago 1. he asked me if i knew how to get ****ed! He said it would cost $499.00 for 3 computers' protection, more than Window Live Essentials can do.

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It was hard not to laugh during the whole converstaion. Thanks Reply Arthur Fietze August 17, 2016 at 2:56 pm Hey people,…on all those wanna help you blah blah PC bs scams…Notice all those green highlighted words in the scripts, just The first option for anyone should always be to install security software such as BT Virus Protectbut if you are suspicious of malevolent activity there are ways you can inspect your Also, contact your bank to ask them to be on the lookout for anything dodgy.

Then every now and then I throw in a very inappropriate word or two then go back to talking. Just got one from David with an Indian-type accident from a number that would not show in my phone. I don't know how they can obtain peoples contact details. 12th, August 2015 Posted By: Lee Cooper Just received a call from "Windows Technical Support" - 800-845-6565 8th, August 2015 Posted Microsoft Scammer Phone Numbers Reply Cathy September 4, 2013 at 12:58 pm Same thing has happened to me earlier.

I asked one of them once why they were in the scam business and they refused to admit that they were, trying desperately to make me believe the call was legitimate. Microsoft Security Warning Popup No matter what I tell the caller, he just keeps insisting and I keep hanging up on him. Ame.exe was identified as a Trojan on two web sites I checked. 2 years ago Anonymous I have been getting these phone calls all summer and now they are using blocked http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/how-to/security/microsoft-phone-scam-dont-be-victim-tech-support-call-3378798/ Nah, it's Jaffar, huh? "Stop it lady.

See also - other common UK scams to avoid. Microsoft Scammer Script Reply Sylvia Carlisle October 29, 2014 @ 9:31 pm I received a call also (Indian, said I was hacked and he was from Norton, knew my name/address, phone and he did A real employee would never start shouting "f#(k #ff"… The next 3 times I starting the conversation with "Hello, yes I know you are impersonating an employee of Microsoft, and you When I've wasted a good 30 minutes, or longer if I can stretch it out, I say "this isn't working.

  • Reply Darth Brooks October 1, 2015 at 7:59 pm ITEC Squad is Indian scam company.
  • He just became more aggressive and threatened us.
  • When he rang back, I just hung up. 19th, August 2015 Posted By: Carol Byrnes "I'm calling about a problem with your Windows.
  • Tip 4: Check your firewall A firewall is a program that prevents attempts to hack into a PC from outside (and also prevents some information from leaking out).
  • Some crooks will ask you to give them remote access to your PC or laptop, and then use that access to get hold of your personal data.
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Had him going on for a long time when finally I started laughing so hard I could hardly speak.

I don't know how much damage it caused and was very costly to put right again. Will Microsoft Ever Call You Sorry for the rant! Fake Microsoft Tech Support Number The first call they told me their return number was 1-323-984-8887.

The message reads "Serious security threats MIGHT have been detected on nn/nn/nnn date and time, photos, credit-card and passwords information might have been compromised. I said "thank you. The caller will claim that they know exactly what the problem is and how to fix it. She yelled Moth*r F*****! Keep Getting Phone Calls About My Computer

Inicia sesión para añadir este vídeo a una lista de reproducción. They told me that my computer's security license had expired and I could renew it for $180 for 2 years and $550 for life. What happened after please email back I'm scared Reply unifiedserenity July 26, 2016 @ 9:29 pm I just ignored them. I hung up on him. 3rd, August 2015 Posted By: carol baker yh they jst called a friend an sed that they were goin to block her computer my son took

He still tried to hard sell me to fix the problem immediately even as I was thanking him for the number and hanging up. Does Microsoft Call You About Your Computer Please be warned unless you have directly contacted Microsoft for phone assistance(online through their site) IT IS A SCAM, DO NOT GIVE THEM PASSWORDS, CREDIT CARD NUMBERS, IP ADDRESSES, AND DO Note -- It does not appear that Microsoft has a mechanism to report or deal with these scam issues.

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Are yelling at me sir?! At this point, I am finally suspicious and hang up. An "Official Technician" might ask to be let into your computer to fix it, then you are in big trouble.. 27th, February 2015 Posted By: Katie While working on my laptop, Microsoft Virus Alert Pop Up Be warned nasty people. 12th, August 2015 Posted By: Dipak t also happened to me.

I checked this number and it looks like it could be either Pakistani or Indian origin. Jafie Breytenbach September 12, 2015 @ 6:11 am I got a call today… I told the person, Indian chap, that I what his to tell me my name and surname and Reply Ron November 12, 2016 at 4:55 pm Next time some nuisance calls you about a computer problem that you are having…. http://magicnewspaper.com/my-computer/help-computer-hacked.html Related By unifiedserenity • Posted in Politics and New World Order Conspiracy • Tagged call, computer scam, fake tech called me, Hoax, phone 25 Post navigation ← Spirit of Lawlessness driven

My new computer doesn't even HAVE Windows. Reply claudia wilson November 25, 2013 at 4:39 am This happened to me identical of statements here. dazzathecameraman 13.045 visualizaciones 11:53 Cargando más sugerencias... Reply Steven July 20, 2012 at 6:32 pm Today, I received a call from John. (Who don't Indian parents ever seem to give their kids Indian names?) What bothered me about

There was no reply from them for many days. Funny, that doesn't sound like Microsoft to me! How are you today?" The number was 1-646-801-6543 Man with a thick Indian accent. No information given .

At the time they called I was busy doing something else and told them I didn't have time right now, I told them I would not be back for two weeks only we can fix your PC" or "go to MS services; you see that some of them stopped? They all have Windows installed, sometimes I even try out Linux on one PC. Be wary everyone! 26th, June 2015 Posted By: Ena I have just received two calls from them.

I have two Microsoft systems running in my house, a desktop and a laptop, neither have been registered to our current phone number as we have recently moved house. Reply Amy July 14, 2012 at 2:41 am Also, at the begining of the phone call the asked if someone by a certain name was there, and it wasn't even anyone He said one of my computers had been infected and he will help me fix it. These just came on automatically.

He showed me what was "wrong' with my laptop and then offered a virus software.. The phone number that called me is (767) 275-9068. If its that important and not a scam, theyll send out a letter.