Scammers are spoofing online refund portals to steal your data, FBI warns

An age-old customer support scam has gotten a new twist, the FBI is warning – although the goal remains the same – to steal people’s identities (opens in new tab)sensitive data, payment data and, ultimately, money.

In a recent public service announcement, the bureau urged customers (mostly the elderly population) to stay vigilant when receiving emails pretending to be from service representatives of a company’s technical or computer repair service.

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