Beware Of A New Netflix Scam

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A new Netflix scam involving a fake website is targeting customers by leading them to phony customer service representatives, according to The Huffington Post.

Users will arrive at a fake website that looks similar to the Netflix login page. Once a Netflix user has entered their username and password, a notification alerts them that their account has been suspended. It then gives them a customer service phone number.

When users call the number, scammers recommend over the phone that they download a “Netflix support software” program, which gives scammers complete access to the user’s computer.

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