New Netflix Scam Exposed
by Fox Van Allen for Techlicious
An innocent response to a fake Netflix email could lead hackers to your private files and your wallet.–PC Pitstop.
Computer security experts are warning about an elaborate new tech support scam where thieves pose as Netflix and Microsoft employees to steal from unsuspecting victims.
In the phishing scheme, potential victims’ login credentials are stolen by a fraudulent Netflix website. Scammers will then tell you that your account has been suspended for “unusual activity,” suggesting you call a toll-free phone number to address the issue.
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