Unwanted phone calls or random text messages seem to come at all hours.
You’re working on your computer when, suddenly, a message pops up on the screen: “Virus detected! Call now for a free security scan and to repair your device.” That’s a tech support scam. Don’t call, text, or email. Legit tech support companies don’t operate that way.
Recently one of our readers was the target of a Tech Support Scam. He received a call from an “unavailable” number and a person claiming to be with a security software company.