Windows Defender Scam

Windows Defender Scam

JPC received a phone call from our customer that had a Windows Defender scam message which wouldn’t close after restarting. We visited their house and found remote control software installed by a hacker. Used correctly, remote control software is great for...
More Scams!

More Scams!

Please add “Sky” to the list of scams (including “Microsoft”, “TalkTalk”, “BT”) pretending to be large companies wanting to connect to your computer. DON’T LET ANYONE WHO RINGS YOU UP CONNECT TO YOUR COMPUTER!!!!...
“BT Scam” hits hard in the pocket

“BT Scam” hits hard in the pocket

Swansea Council have shared some disturbing news on their Facebook page today regarding a “BT Scam”. Be extremely careful when dealing with anyone who calls you “claiming” to be from a Telecoms (i.e., TalkTalk) or IT company. Most reputable...
TalkTalk Accounts Compromised

TalkTalk Accounts Compromised

Today, a customer’s laptop was taken over by a cold caller who had compromised TalkTalk accounts. What makes this more scary from the usual “scams” is that the caller knew personal account details unique to TalkTalk which had been obtained by the...