AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

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AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby cootmaster » Tue Feb 11, 2014 8:16 pm

AMMYY BEWARE
BEWARE OF ANYONE calling with indian accent saying your computer is infected
ITS A SCAM
BEWARE
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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby sonic_x » Thu May 15, 2014 1:06 am

I got a phone from Microsoft saying my Pc was infected and need to be fix...
so i pretended to be dumb and asked how can i be infected using a Mac .. hahahah
then i said. im stalling because your call is being traced hahaha... then i hear click.... ahhaha
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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby Scott1x » Thu May 15, 2014 7:03 am

sonic_x wrote:I got a phone from Microsoft saying my Pc was infected and need to be fix...
so i pretended to be dumb and asked how can i be infected using a Mac .. hahahah
then i said. im stalling because your call is being traced hahaha... then i hear click.... ahhaha

I got one of those too. It would be funny it they didn't manage to do so much damage.

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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby Wiifire » Tue Nov 04, 2014 8:15 am

Yeah got a call trwo weeks ago
since then they call me everyday

and now they say that my mobile phone is infected and I should send it to them and pay 200 dollar
I do not have a mobile phone :D

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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby Scott1x » Tue Nov 04, 2014 9:22 am

Wiifire wrote:Yeah got a call trwo weeks ago
since then they call me everyday

and now they say that my mobile phone is infected and I should send it to them and pay 200 dollar
I do not have a mobile phone :D

Sounds like game time to me! Time is money, so keep them on the phone as long as possible - never revealing anything that is true, of course! Oh, they an be so much fun!

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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby victory_RB » Sat Nov 07, 2015 9:04 am

and now they say that my mobile phone is infected and I should send it to them and pay 200 dollar

why not 20 000& :D :D

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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby Amber34 » Tue Jan 19, 2016 9:35 am

thanks for the warning
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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby sonic_x » Tue Mar 01, 2016 1:12 pm

Just a Reminder people .

When a person claiming to be from microsoft about your computer needs fixing. Just Hang up.
They are just trying to get your personal info or trying to access your PC.
They tend to attack people who don't know better or elderly people.
Don't talk to them they are a waste time!

Take Care and Be safe out there! :D
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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby JimForense » Wed Aug 17, 2016 10:54 am

sonic_x wrote:Just a Reminder people .

When a person claiming to be from microsoft about your computer needs fixing. Just Hang up.
They are just trying to get your personal info or trying to access your PC.
They tend to attack people who don't know better or elderly people.
Don't talk to them they are a waste time!

Take Care and Be safe out there! :D


Haha! I recently got a call like this and me and a friend decided it would be a good idea to play over the top jazz music in the background while I sang my details (FAKE obv) to the guy on the other end of the phone.

I really don't get how people can go with such a direct approach, but I guess they are mostly calling from countries whose origin make it hard for any local law enforcement to have any effect on them.

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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby sonic_x » Thu Dec 29, 2016 1:29 pm

It's that time of year !
Phone scammers are out
Winning free trips . Bank accounts hacked and computer security issues

All scams trying to get your credit card and personal info . Just hang up .
If you aren't sure its legit call . Go to your local bank and ask them .

Computer infected - do it yourself scan your pc
Microsoft does not call you if your computer is infected.

Free trip- it's not actually free . You need to pay admin fees which will cost you .! Scam

So be safe in the holiday season

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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby graceinc » Mon Mar 13, 2017 5:54 am

Better to play them around on the call and get them nothing.

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Re: AMMYY SCAM BEWARE

Postby Horrow1 » Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:59 am

Thanks for sharing!

Haha so now we know that it's a scam I really want them to call me so that I can play with them :D

It'd be fun!


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