Gregg County Sheriff's Office warns of scam involving fake Russian hackers, pre-paid gift cards
The Gregg County Sheriff's Office is warning the public to protect their elderly family members that have become the primary target in a scam. While on your computer, you will receive a pop-up message stating that your CPU is infected with a virus or have been hacked. The pop-up will ask you to call a phone number. Upon calling this number, the person who answers will say that he is with Microsoft and tell you that it looks as if someone from Russia has tried to hack you.
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