Techno Dabbler

Trying out new technology.




November 2016

PSA : Microsoft will not call you to warn you about a Virus

by Alexandre Denault, on Internet, Scam, Phone, Virus

This morning, I received a call from Microsoft Technical support. Caller > Good morning, I am calling from Microsoft Technical Support. The accent was thick, I didn't recognize the format of the phone number, and the caller hadn't identified himself by name. It's 10 seconds into the call and I already suspect this is a scam. Me > Oh my gosh, are you calling me to tell me I have…