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TalkTalk customers targeted in 'Indian call centre scam'

Monday 6 March 2017 | 14:42 CET | News
The BBC has unveiled evidence of a scam run from India targeting TalkTalk customers. The scale of the criminal operation has been detailed by the three sources, who say they were employed by two front-companies set up by a gang of professional fraudsters. The BBC's sources said that up to 60 "employees" worked from "call centres" in two Indian cities, phoning TalkTalk customers and duping them into giving access to their bank accounts. The whistleblowers say they were given a script in which they were told to claim they were calling from TalkTalk and then convince victims to install a

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Companies: TalkTalk
Countries: United Kingdom
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