Tech support scammers preying on young Americans, study finds


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Online scams may be nothing new, but a recent study showed that computer users are still susceptible to technical support scams. “… A new study from Microsoft suggests the chances [are]… one in five. Ironically, one of the brands tech support scammers are most likely to impersonate is Microsoft itself, despite the company’s warning that it does not use remote support in this way…”

Tech support scammers preying on young Americans, study finds

A shocking one in five young Americans are fooled by bogus technical support scams.


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