Asshole Alert: Cyber PC Experts, Super Scammers!

It’s always worth posting about phishing scammers; they get sneakier every day. Pay heed, travelers!

The Amazon Iowan

customer service catSo on August 20th, my mother went to a hotel in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She was there because she’s been going back and forth to take care of my grandmother, who is dying of congestive heart failure. My grandmother isn’t getting oxygen to her brain, so she’s loopy and weird and spends a lot of time insulting my mother, because she’s not herself and is very sick. Consequently, my mother is very tired. Very. Tired.

Which is why when she went to this hotel (I won’t name it yet, unless they don’t take care of her room for that night), and when she joined what she thought was the hotel wifi and her computer began blowing up with virus warning messages, she panicked. When a box popped up saying she had viruses and she should call Apple Care and the number was next to it, she called them.

“Very helpful”…

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2 Responses to Asshole Alert: Cyber PC Experts, Super Scammers!

  1. Bryan D. Spellman says:

    Shared on Facebook.

  2. A.M.B. says:

    Oh, that’s terrible. 😦

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