Monthly Archives: December 2013

Added to the support scam resources page

An about.com article by Andy O’Donnell on Beware of the ‘Ammyy’ Security Patch Phone Scam: A new twist on an old scam. Rather a narrow AMMYY- and US-centric view of how tech support scams work, but has some suggestions that may be useful to all those people who ask what to do when they’ve allowed a support scammer access to their PC.

Link added to the AVIEN PC ‘TECH SUPPORT’ COLD-CALL SCAM RESOURCES page.

HT to Patrick Nolan.

David Harley 
ESET Senior Research Fellow