I WAS WAITING FOR A CALL ON SKYPE

  elkimhowscot 13 Feb 13
Locked

While I was waiting for a call on Skype, a loud voice yelled;URGENT YOUR COMPUTER IS AT RISK. It directed me to a website:helposg.com. I saw it was a download, which I didn't do. I ran my Norton 360 and it showed no problem. My Skype account shows only my contacts can contact me. Howdid they get through? How can I protect my computer from these strangers?

  lotvic 14 Feb 13

No idea how you managed to get the website, according to 'whois.domaintools.com'

Domain helposg.com Date Registered: 2013-2-11 Date Modified: 2013-2-11 Expiry Date: 2014-2-11

helposg.com is (registered and no website)

  rdave13 14 Feb 13

Could have been this, http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/helpos.com

Another way of phishing?

Advertisement

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Should I upgrade to Windows 10? 8 reasons why you should upgrade to Windows 10... and 2 why you…

We are being sold the ability to spend money we don't have. And we love it

IKinema aims to banish droopy shoulders and wonky spines in animated CG characters

How to use Apple Music in the UK: Complete guide to Apple Music's features

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message