Support Scam Info: Some More Links

Further to my last blog here, it seems that I've been missing some serious fake AV telephone scam action. Some links provided by my good friend Steve B. Nice one, Steve. :)

ALERT: metsupport.com – yet another telephone based fraud (aka SupportOnClick revisited – again)
http://hphosts.blogspot.com/2010/06/alert-metsupportcom-yet-another.html

techonsupport.com, click4rescue.com, pcrescueworld.com: SupportOnClick revisited
http://hphosts.blogspot.com/2009/12/techonsupportcom-click4rescuecom.html

SupportOnClick: Phoned by Malwarebytes? BigPond? Anyone else?
http://hphosts.blogspot.com/2009/07/supportonclick-phoned-by-malwarebytes.html

SupportOnClick Update
http://hphosts.blogspot.com/2009/04/supportonclick-update.html

supportonclick.com scamming you by telephone!
http://hphosts.blogspot.com/2009/03/supportonclickcom-scamming-you-by.html

Fake tech support call scam – prefetch virus logmein123.com
http://www.digitaltoast.co.uk/fake-tech-support-call-scam-prefetch-virus-logmein123com

New scam – They call you by phone!
http://www.malwarebytes.org/forums/index.php?showtopic=11156

Staffordshire Council – Telephone computer support warning (PDF)
http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/NR/rdonlyres/6997DBB0-E31E-4AFB-A886-C9DDEE114204/90090/TelephoneComputerSupportWarning.pdf

Cold call scam warns of virus infection
http://www.h-online.com/security/Cold-call-scam-warns-of-virus-infection–/news/112893

Scareware scammers adopt cold call tactics
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/04/10/supportonclick_scareware_scam

 

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