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Jorden21
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Scams

Just had phone call saying from Virgin telling me they wanted to help me stop people hacking into my devices. They wanted me to turn my devices on at which point i very politely told them i was busy and couldnt do it. I am presuming it was a scam. Anyone else had this type of call

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Re: Scams

See the post immediately before yours. 'Bogus calls'

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Re: Scams

Hi @Jorden21,

 

Welcome to the forums and many thanks for your post. I'm very sorry to hear that you've received such a call from people claiming to be from Virgin Media.

 

Thanks for being vigilant and checking with us - as per Graham_A's post, there is a number of similar threads with some great advice offered by our community. 

 

We also do have a page with further advice on Dealing With Fraudulent Calls including information on reporting them.

 

Let us know if you require any further advice - thanks, 

 

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