purports to be microsoft engineer.says many problems with your computer and needs an online engineer to sort out the problems. m - Scamalot

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Anonymous
Fontcouverte, Charente-Maritime, France
2013-03-18 04:46:29
Defective Products/Services
purports to be microsoft engineer.says many problems with your computer and needs an online engineer to sort out the problems. m
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   asian/indianor pakistan
asks to be allowed access to your computer so that problems within your files can be corrected.
scammer purports to be a microsoft engineer with knowledge of your computer as a registered microsoft system owner.
caller will not give a phone number and gets flustered when i mentioned the police and microsoft.

this scammer is causing problems and i am sure he/she will call again to have another go.

what is alarming is we live in france not the u/k.
how did this person get hold of our name and phone number from a french directory?
how did this person know i was english?

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