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Dutch regulator blocks 100 fake help desk numbers

Wednesday 19 February 2020 | 12:01 CET | News
Dutch regulator ACM has, with a number of telecom providers, withdrawn 100 telephone numbers that were used for fake help desks. Criminals advertised on the internet with a number of a so-called help desk or called people via that number and offered help with computer problems. People who were in contact with these fake help desks often fell victim to scams.

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Categories: General
Companies: ACM
Countries: Netherlands
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