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Microsoft Support Scam

The phone number and web address keep getting taken down and new ones keep popping up. But there is a Microsoft support scam going on requesting personal information. Do Not give them any information.  Here are a couple screen shots from a few different people encountering this scam. Vigilante hackers have done some research and identified a group based in India that also operates a business called iyogi, believed to be responsible for these attacks.

 

 

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Microsoft support scam takeaway

Always be cautious and pay attention to the details such as sender info and never ever enter credentials if there is a shadow of a doubt about its legitimacy.