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‘800-250-5945’ Pop-Ups

Posted: March 7, 2016

The '800-250-5945' pop-ups may contain fake information, alerts, and other notifications that may tell users that their computers are infected with a threat or exposed to attacks by ill-minded users. However, the only bad thing in these situations are the '800-250-5945' pop-ups whose sole purpose is to trick users into getting involved in an online technical support hoax unknowingly. The technical support tactic associated with '800-250-5945' pop-ups may use fake virus reports, fake update notifications, and other misleading messages whose purpose is to convince users to trust the '800-250-5945' pop-ups.

It is important to remember that reputable anti-malware software will never spam your Web browser with annoying pop-ups like the ones associated with 800-250-5945. This is the first thing that gives out this obvious hoax, but morе evidence may surface after you call the phone number mentioned in the '800-250-5945' pop-ups. Users who call 800-250-5945 may be greeted by con artists who pretend to be certified computer technicians that are ready to fix all computer issues for a small fee. This is a common practice among the con artists involved in technical support tactics – they offer to fix fake computer issues for money. Apart from offering technical support services, the con artists also may try to sell overpriced, useless PC software or even ask users to provide them with their bank account details, credit card data and other information. You should not give out this information, and instead, end the call with anyone that requests it immediately.

The '800-250-5945' pop-ups are unsafe and may get you in a lot of trouble if you are not aware of the tactic it is associated with. If the '800-250-5945' pop-ups have invaded your Web browser, we advise you to scan and shield your computer with a reputable anti-malware software suite immediately.

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