Internet users are being warned about cold callers who offer to fix viruses but then install software to steal personal information.I wasn't alone, then.
Campaign group Get Safe Online said a quarter of people it had questioned had received such calls, many suspected to have been from organised crime gangs.
Some gangs, employing up to 400 people, are known to set up their own call centres to target people en masse.
Monday, 15 November 2010
Well, well, well. This post, and this, and now this from the Beeb: