FTC Slams Tech Support Scammers

FTC Slams Tech Support Scammers
Have you ever been scammed by a tech support service claiming you have computer issues just so the techs can get into your wallet? Many people have -- and the FTC is working to put a stop to it.
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US State Department's E-Mail Hacked
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China Accused of Hacking NOAA
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Hacker-Hit Tibetan Monks 'Detach'
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Govt. Struggles vs. Cyberattacks
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Dark Web Sites Challenge Police
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