Marketting Private: Forums Identity Theft Amazon scam call

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    ANUYAN
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    It was a spoofed local cell number with an automated message that “someone is trying to order Apple Airpods and blah blah blah for a total of $1100. If you would like to cancel this order and secure your account, press 1 to speak to a customer service representative.

    Read more here: https://www.nationalworld.com/lifestyle/money/amazon-scam-what-are-the-fraudulent-phone-calls-and-what-to-do-if-you-receive-a-bogus-call-pre-black-friday-3283960

    Amazon lists three signs the communication might not be genuine:

    – The caller sounds urgent or threatening;

    – You are asked for personal details, passwords or bank details;

    – The caller asks for remote access to your computer.

    Also Amazon will not call you about any purchases, and they absolutely won’t do it from a local cell phone number.

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