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Telenor Norway works with police and DNB to prevent online and phone fraud against the elderly

Thursday 7 January 2021 | 09:33 CET | News
Telenor Norway said it is running a public information campaign with the police and the bank DNB to inform and warn older people and their relatives about online and telephone fraud methods. The parties have published a brochure aimed at preventing such scams.

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Companies: Telenor Norway
Countries: Norway
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