Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday October 23, 2015

Pressure Grows To Eradicate Vile Tech Support Scam

What do they mean there is "growing pressure" to stop this? People have been trying to shut down these tech support scams for as long as I can remember.

Despite aggressive law enforcement and Federal Trade Commission actions to battle it, the scourge known as the "Tech Support Scam" is growing آ– with older individuals a rising target. The tech support scam basically involves tricking people into believing their computer has problems, and then charging them hundreds of dollars for unnecessary, worthless, and in some cases destructive applications such as malware, spyware, adware, keystroke loggers, and other harmful applications.