Beware! Computer scam

by | Nov 7, 2016 | News, Safety at Home

Please be aware of the scam where the caller states they are from the technical team of TALK TALK , SKY, VIRGIN, EE, 3, CLUB, O2, VODAPHONE, BT or any broadband provider . They ask you to check your router is flashing and on and ask you to start your computer and enter a code they give you, Please do not do this as that code will hack into your information. This is a scam to get control of your computer and then retrieve your bank and card details from any site they wish. Please help us to spread the word that this is a scam . Do not operate your computer on anyone’s instructions. Please put the phone down and report them to action fraud. or call 101 to report to the Police. To sign up for Action Fraud alerts: Action Fraud