Phone scams are apparently popular in US and Europe. Microsoft advises us on how to avoid them. It is rare that you will be called by tech support if you haven’t called them back – this should seem suspicious to you. However, the most common problem in scams is when you give away your mobile number and you subscribe to a service you didn’t intend to. here’s a study on what such a scam could cost you:
Our only advice is never to trust such calls and even more, do not give away your cell number to anyone over the internet. Have you ever been a potential victim of such a scam? What was your response?