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Tech Support Scammers Target Windows Users and Anti-virus Customers by Phone

Tech support scammers have started targeting Windows users and various antivirus customers according to reports from antivirus vendors Avast and ESET. In order to trick victims into believing that their computers have a problem, scammers commonly leverage the Windows Event Viewer, a legitimate Microsoft application…

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Beware of fake AV scams

The use of a multi-click rotation script and traffic sharing between partner’s websites becomes common these days; this method is not necessarily being used to spread malware, it can be used for legitimate purposes as well. A user can go to a specific site, click…

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