Scam Telephone Calls new twist

  A p o l l o 22:18 13 Jun 11
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I know PCAdvisor has done article on bogus telephone callers allegedly from Microsoft, but now they appear to be calling door-to-door in Oxford. "Trading Standards have warned computer users not to give out personal information to callers claiming to be from an Oxford firm working with Microsoft. Cold-callers have been phoning residents saying they need access to their computers in order to correct faults on the Windows operating system."

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  A p o l l o 23:08 13 Jun 11

Oops, misread the article. Oh well just the same old scam then Apologies.

  Jwbjnwolf 14:46 14 Jun 11

Watch this video on the scammers trying to fool Computer Active. It is funny! LOL :)

  Jwbjnwolf 14:47 14 Jun 11
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