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US authorities bust Microsoft support scam

littlekorea (1656839) writes | about a year and a half ago

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littlekorea (1656839) writes "US Law Enforcement has finally caught up with the perpetrators of the global Microsoft support scam, fining two US entities and blocking the domain names and phone numbers of 14 companies and 17 individuals operating out of India. The cost of the scam, which has been targeting victims for close to two years, is anticipated to be in the tens of millions."
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