1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Windows Scammers

Discussion in 'Safety valve' started by ddp, Sep 6, 2017.

  1. ddp

    ddp Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2004
    Messages:
    39,083
    Likes Received:
    84
    Trophy Points:
    128
    just had a customer call me about this. I told her before but she forgot & let them access her computer till they mentioned her banking info when she remembered about the scam I told her & she hanged up on them. she does do online banking so went to the bank & explained what happened so the bank cancelled all cards & issued new ones plus new pin number(s). going there tomorrow to correct any possible problems that might be in her computer because of this. just to let you know that Microsoft or Apple do not have you phone number as not part of the installation procedure so if somebody calls usually with a east indian accent about your computer operating system has issues then hang up as is a scammer. I've been dealing with these scammers for years as they keep calling me about my windows issues even on a computer never been on the net. they use a phone list so never learn to stop calling me.
     
  2. aldan

    aldan Active member

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2007
    Messages:
    1,538
    Likes Received:
    16
    Trophy Points:
    68
    surprised that you have all these "issues"with windows.let me connect remotely to your pc and i will fix them for a reasonable fee.lol.i feel your pain d.once they get your contact info they are on you like ugly on ape.
     
  3. ddp

    ddp Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2004
    Messages:
    39,083
    Likes Received:
    84
    Trophy Points:
    128
    I play with them sometimes til they swear & hangup.
     
  4. ps355528

    ps355528 Regular member

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2010
    Messages:
    1,005
    Likes Received:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    48
    That's what I do.. go through all the routine until they get nothing.. even let one have a go at a surplus BSD laptop once .. watched them struggle trying to install some kind of teamviewer shite for windows because.. man in the middle... lmfao..
     

Share This Page