Please HELP I Was Tricked By A Windows Look-alike WARNING.
Our child is a scammer! Now, I do not know what they did to my computer coz it runs slower than before. I hope this information helps. You were asking for some examples of software that would not work with W10 and I gave you mine. have a peek here
YES!" Additionally, it also doesn't take into consideration that once you give 1 file permission, EVERY file associated WITH that program can also run in elevation depending on how they are redirect cortana searches to google and let me know how stable the windows 10 platform behaves. February 10, 2011 grayhoose i've taught the family that its cheaper to kill the browser and run a virus scan after the fake attack than for me to charge them $20 Thank God I printed the contract out now I had proof (to show my daughter it wasn't a scam) so I ended up it will help capitol. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/please-help-i-was-tricked-by-a-windows-look-alike-warning.901029/
I told they already had a chance and took advantage of there crooked actions and I told them I think they should be in jail. Beware of unsolicited calls claiming to come from Microsoft tech support or Microsoft support center. The point is why force it on users.
You don't know it, but you have unwittingly given a hacker full control over your account. I also install all the M$ updates that have normally not been done, update Acrobat reader, Flash/Shockwave and other softwares the customer already has. On rare occasion, I do suggest getting a new machine and moving to it, but it has to be very seriously out of horsepower before I do that. It's just me and my full bladder ;).
Coming from the internal development branch (rs_onecoe_base, specifically), it's possible that build 14997 will never be officially released, but the leak does give a tantalizing glimpse of what we can expect. It will list this Trojan as Unknown Win32/Trojan and state that it is a severe infection. FAKE WEBSITE!) and phone number USA 1-866-856-4811. Would they like to send flowers or a donation .
A full scan followed just to make sure all was well, and voila, her notebook was as good as new. Please note that the download page will open in a new browser window or tab. If Windows 10 works for you then enjoy. Gotcha!
Comes across the caller ID as Unknown Person/Phone Number, am able to hear other people speaking in the background. http://www.richpasco.org/virus/everytrick.html ZK846 I started this thread. I ended up fixing it myself and passed the info along to them in then event it was happening to other users. kms | July 5, 2016 | reply July 1, I was a victim of the same scam.
Well you should! http://uberbandwidth.com/please-help/please-help-windows-config-csrss-exe-windows-can-not-find.php Well guess what...NOPE. Kama Kairade Re: "What's the difference between real and fake Norton?" The binaries are ultimately identical. I am beyond mad I purposely had avoided 10.
ZK846 Blaming an OS for not properly loading a website in a certain browser is ridiculous (Gmail in Chrome, how ironic). General Guide to Defeating Fake Anti-Virus Infections There’s a couple of steps that you can generally follow to get rid of the majority of rogue antivirus infections, and actually most malware This message is just a fake warning given by Fake Microsoft Security Essentials Alert Trojan and AntiSpySafeguard when it terminates programs that may potentially remove it. http://uberbandwidth.com/please-help/please-help-ms-removal-tool-warning-and-ccsetmgr-exe-errors.php What do you advise that my next step should be?
To answer your question, no, not "some sort of software" at all. Putting the programs back on was up to them. Trouble is, the window was phony and the technician is a hacker who installs software to give him full control of your computer.
unimpressed granny | April 27, 2016 | reply Same thing happened to me they have called twice for me to send a check for them for repairs I din"t have, no
Having cleaned most of the Malware out I then proceed to use Malwarebytes followed closely by the excellent Super anti spyware! If someone responds to your profile, their response will be forwarded by the service, not come directly from the correspondent. No Name Wow Norton..get dunked upon! I continued to refuse him and after a while he told me that I could have Windows 10 for free.
When I confronted them with my security concerns they told me NOT to call credit card company. Plus, when I tried to upgrade, I lost some Office files that were inexplicably overwritten. I did and everything started. http://uberbandwidth.com/please-help/please-help-a-noob-xp-start-causes-70-windows-explorer-windows-to-open.php Sometimes I will be actively seeking viruses so I can set up a demonstration for computer classes I will soon be giving (the demos WILL be done on a VM).
One of the guys told me that Microsoft was receiving multiple errors and warnings from my computer and that someone was possibly trying to gain access to my computer.