Credit Cards

Scam Type

Credit Cards Scam

Business Name Used

computer scam

Date Reported

Aug 31, 2022

Victim Postal Code


Total Dollars Lost


Scam Description

I was on facebook, i clicked on a story and my computer screen froze up with a alert that my computer had been hacked and to call 833-913-1051 and a tech support person will help me, I called the # voices on the phone of middle east/Iranian voices i could barely understand them, they told me not to use my computer or phone for 48 hours they installed a screen called ultraview on my computer they offered to call my financial establishment on their secure line trying to get my debit card information they said that a child porn site used my card they called my debit card co, while I was on hold, they were recording the voice and prompts to sound like they were on line then they transferred me to another middle east person as security saying that they could no stop this charge I would have to reverse the charge to get it removed ..I knew at this point they were scammers phone # associated 425-588-0271, 425-419-1015, 888-642-7676, 425-660-9664, 425-441-0754, 1833-913-1051