Quote: Originally Posted by pebbly
Quote: Originally Posted by Airbot
Someone here was posting about the same kind of experience just the other day I think. Too bad I couldn't tell you were the post was.
Something about some software companies calling people and scamming them into installing their rogue software.
Maybe one of the security users here will know where the posts are on it.
Here you go post no 2 by Corrine Teamviewer scam - beware
Thanks Aaron and Pebbly
I read Corrine's post regarding this and am reassured that I'm not being targeted specifically.
I never for a moment suspected Dinesh or any kind of elephant involvement.
Actually these guys weren't very good. I kept saying "if your not selling anything why are you concerned about the well being of my computer, are you just nice guys?"
He just kept repeating that "the engineer" had foreseen imminent disaster mantra. He didn't seem able to improvise much.
I imagine this would work on a complete noob with learning difficulties and no common sense.