Harborough District Council Safety Partnership have been using social media to raise awareness of Computer Software Fraud.
- NEVER allow a cold caller remote access to your devices
- If you receive a call asking you to install apps/software - #HANGUP
- No legitimate business will cold call to assist with tech problems
- Your Internet Service Provider / Broadband provider WILL NOT cold call you about problems with your devices or your IP address – Always #HANGUP
You can find more advice on www.getsafeonline.org/leicestershire
You can report fraud on the Action Fraud website. This is not an emergency service.