Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Scam Alert

{London, Kentucky}...Kentucky State Police, Post 11, in London has received a report of a scam that targets victims through a telephone solicitation claiming to be the Microsoft Corporation selling Anti-Virus protection for computers. The victim is given instructions on data to enter that will give the scammer access to their computer. This can allow the scammer to gather personal information such as names, birth dates, social security numbers, bank account information, etc. The Kentucky State Police wants to remind people to never give out personal information.