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Originally posted by alittleironic
Thanks for the heads up. I haven't heard of this one yet.
My mother just recently got a call from "Microsoft" telling her to update her computer. Of course she followed his instructions downloading some program. The virus gave this guy total control over her comp..
He called from a 1-600 number.
I'll have to warn her about this. I know she'd fall for it.
Originally posted by EvilSadamClone
This is one reason why I have caller ID. I have a rule that I never answer the phone for people I don't recognize.
Originally posted by caladonea
reply to post by caladonea
The criminals that pull off this sort of scam just really get me angry too!
Your (Robin Hood) idea is probably tempting to many!