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‘Microsoft tech support’ scam captured on video

For those of us working in the IT industry, we get used to removing viruses and malware from plenty of machines on a regular basis. Malware is a huge problem that seems to only be getting worse. Part of the problem is a lack of…

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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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