RCMP Receiving More Reports of Microsoft Phone Scam
Sgt. Tammy Ward says to not give out personal information
Story by Brad Perry
If you receive a call from someone claiming to be from Microsoft, saying there is something wrong with your computer, hang up.
That's the advice from Sgt. Tammy Ward with the RCMP.
She says they have been receiving calls from people who have had their computers accessed by the scammers.
Sgt. Ward reminds you that Microsoft will not call you at home.
If you get one of these calls, you can report it to Phonebusters.
You can reach Phonebusters by clicking here or by calling 1-888-495-8501.