winpc tech

  bonmol 16:44 08 Jun 2010
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i keep getting fone calls from an indian,caller who says "they are from windows,and my system is at risk ,due to virus,s and malware",on being pushed as to they were exactly ,the told me they were "winpc tech",and they wanted me to alow them acccess to cure my problems,
assuming this is a scam i hung up ,was it a scam or not,or am i just being paranoid

  Sea Urchin 16:50 08 Jun 2010

Yes it was a scam - you did the right thing.

  bonmol 16:55 08 Jun 2010

I thought it was, they have ben phoning for two weeks and ,were - if nothing else persistant.

  lotvic 17:21 08 Jun 2010

They certainly are persistent, and may call you again. Suggest you have a very loud whistle at the ready or just hang up.
More info on them on 'WhoCallsMe' website click here to find out how others have been conned out of £'s by them.

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