Computer Security: Beware of Computer Repair Scams
Computer repair scammers are calling into local businesses and stealing money and deleting company data. Let's go over some tips on how to avoid being scammed. Although this method has been around for years we have seen a rise in this activity locally over the past month and is detailed in this news report on ABC.
First, these thieves call into your office and claim to be from Microsoft, Windows, anti-virus vendor, copier company, or even try to pose as your own tech support team.