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    Default Regulators smash global phone tech support scam operation

    Regulators smash global phone tech support scam operation | ZDNet

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    The FTC announced a crackdown on a massive international computer tech support scam that allegedly swindled tens of thousands of consumers in six countries.

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    This article was released about a week ago here in Canada. Hopefully it will stop these calls, we were getting them on a fairly regular basis. I'll be calling the CRTC if we get any more! CRTC fines telemarketers for do-not-call violations - Technology & Science - CBC News