WA victims have lost almost $400,000 so far this year in an alarming escalation of the tech support scam. From 1 January to 30 April 2016, WA ScamNet at Consumer Protection received reports from 36 victims who had lost a total of $397,151 to the scam. During the same period last year, 25 victims had reported losing a total of $78,386. During 2015, 70 victims reported losing a total of $188,478...
16 May 2016