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Do Not Call 1-855-203-6745 - it is a Fake Technical Support or Customer Service Number Operated by Scammers

2018-01-09T07:33:18 -  +
Do Not Call 1-855-203-6745 - it is a Fake Technical Support or Customer Service Number Operated by Scammers

Do not call 1-855-203-6745 because it is a fake Yahoo, Amazon, Apple, Facebook or other Internet giants technical support or customer service number. The fake number(1-855-203-6745) is being used by cybercriminals or scammers to trick online users into calling it. The cybercriminals do this by sending out fake emails or text messages like the one below, which claim the recipients should call for support or help.

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A Fake Email Used to Trick Online Users into Calling 1-855-203-6745

From: "Yahoo Security" <91115894.E86F9FCC83268B4A83CB55ifxhrruvvwaf @vmoovybpznrz.com>

Sent: Mon, Jan 8, 2018 at 10:12 AM

Subject: Urgent Your Yahoo Account Has Been Violated

You need to call now 1 855-203-6745

We Have Detected Unusual Activity With Your Yahoo Account on Your Computer

Login Has Occurred on 12/8/2017 @ 7:27 AM EST

From IP: 34.124.12.1 Geo Location Found: Eastern Russia

If This Was Not You Please Call the Yahoo Security Team

(Be at your computer)

1 855-203-6745

If the recipients call the number, they will get an automated message asking them to enter their account credentials, personal information, including their social security numbers, bank account numbers, or other information the cybercriminals need in order to gain access to their potential victims’ accounts, steal their money and use their accounts fraudulently.

Recipients of the fake messages who have called 1-855-203-6745 and given out their banking information are asked to contact their banks for help, change the password of their online accounts, and contact their local authority if they gave out other sensitive information.

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  • Posted: 2018-01-29T08:09:21 by an anonymous user from or near: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

    I received an email a few times from fake 'Yahoo Security' (email.address is: 53270112.BDD6D683140 [email protected] )

    "You need to call now 1 855-203-6745
    We Have Detected Unusual Activity With Your Yahoo Account on Your Computer

    Login Has Occurred on 1/17/2018 @ 7:08 AM EST
    From IP: 34.124.12.1 Geo Location Found: Eastern Russia

    If This Was Not You Please Call the Yahoo Security Team
    (Be at your computer)

    1 855-203-6745"

    As I see other comments, it is obviously fake email!

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-19T18:09:24 by an anonymous user from or near: The Bronx, New York, United States

    Amazing, they are still around! I've been receiving these fake emails for about six months, they need to shut them down.

    delete


    • Posted: 2018-01-20T11:06:40 by an anonymous user from or near: Makati City (Magallanes), Metro Manila, Philippines

      same with me, I was about to call,but upon searching the phone number if its genuine from yahoo,its not.thanks for the info.it helps a lot

      delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-17T08:24:44 by an anonymous user from or near: East Orange, New Jersey, United States

    Couldn't the carrier for this number shut it down, this email scam has been going on for months.

    Just a thought.

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-15T13:59:09 by an anonymous user from or near: New York, United States

    I received the exact same email from yahoo security.

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-14T21:40:53 by info

    Here is another:

    "From: "Yahoo Hack" <79375707.F23E1C358E3C684085778Fnjitnmsbbeltqu @cxndmvdjwevlde.com>
    Date: January 12, 2018 at 8:19:32 AM EST
    Subject: You Have Been Hacked

    Please Call 1855-203-6745

    We Have Detected Unusual Activity on Your Computer

    Login Activity Has Occurred on 1/11/2018 @ 6:52 AM EST

    From IP: 33.154.12.1 Geo Location Found: Eastern Russia

    1855-203-6745"

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-12T17:07:25 by an anonymous user from or near: Hayden, Idaho, United States

    I got same exact email, about every other day one come's in my Yahoo email spam--same number, same email so--for heck of it, I called it, some IDIOT that talk's and sound's like an African, say's he's in Canada working for Microsoft--told him to climb back up in the banana tree he fell out of with the rest of his Benin, Nigerian scamming monkey buddy's, and hung up.

    Yup--855-203-6745, just another African dam scam--as usual.

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-11T16:46:34 by an anonymous user from or near: Victorville, California, United States

    Yes, I have been receiving this email message daily. I just keep deleting it.

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-11T13:44:53 by an anonymous user from or near: St Louis, Missouri, United States

    I try to call this number at least 3-4 times a day! Before they block my number I call them out on scamming people and tell them that I just call to waste their time so someone who doesnt know its fake cant get scammed!

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-10T16:53:14 by info

    Here is another scam:

    "From: "Yahoo News" <76624673.32CC7496093FD9669BB418kkmxspvfhh @ymkavnztfm.com>
    Date: January 3, 2018 at 9:40:25 AM EST
    Subject: ALERT

    Your Account is at risk call now 1 855-203-6745

    We Have Detected Unusual Activity on Your Computer

    Login Has Occurred on 1/2/2018 @ 9:27 PM EST

    From IP: 34.144.12.1 Geo Location Found: Eastern Russia

    If This was you disregard
    (Be at your computer when calling)

    1 855-203-6745"

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-10T16:52:00 by info

    Here is another scam:

    "From: "Yahoo Security" <84545412.D9A87512FC3FAA746DFAB6plxvvjserv @hknnxobbhg.com>
    Date: January 3, 2018 at 8:50:36 AM EST
    Subject: {1/2/2018} Yahoo Hack

    Urgent Yahoo Security Requires you to call now 1 855-203-6745

    We Have Detected Unusual Activity on Your Computer

    Login Has Occurred on 1/2/2018 @ 9:27 PM EST

    From IP: 34.144.12.1 Geo Location Found: Eastern Russia

    If This Was Not You Please Call the Yahoo Security Team
    (Be at your computer)

    1 855-203-6745"

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-10T16:50:59 by info

    Here is another scam:

    "From: "Yahoo" <[email protected]>
    Date: January 2, 2018 at 10:21:04 AM EST
    Subject: {2018 Yahoo Alert} Your Account Is At Risk - Call Asap

    Urgent Yahoo Security Requires you to call now 1 855-203-6745

    We Have Detected Unusual Activity on Your Computer

    Login Has Occurred on 1/2/2018 @ 7:27 AM EST

    From IP: 34.144.12.1 Geo Location Found: Eastern Russia

    If This Was Not You Please Call the Yahoo Security Team
    (Be at your computer)

    1 855-203-6745"

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-10T16:49:54 by info

    Here is another scam:

    "From: "Yahoo Mail" <[email protected]>
    Date: January 2, 2018 at 8:22:24 AM EST
    Subject: Yahoo Breech- If you got this email call now

    You need to call now 1 855-203-6745

    We Have Detected Unusual Activity With Your Yahoo Account on Your Computer

    Login Has Occurred on 12/28/2017 @ 7:27 AM EST

    From IP: 34.124.12.1 Geo Location Found: Eastern Russia

    If This Was Not You Please Call the Yahoo Security Team
    (Be at your computer)

    1 855-203-6745"

    delete


  • Posted: 2018-01-10T12:59:16 by an anonymous user from or near: Naples, Florida, United States

    These people are asking for $500 to encrypt your computer & email for your security. They already looked up personal information before sending their email.

    delete


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