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FBI IC3: Tech Support Scam Losses Rose 86% in 2017
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4/3/2018 | 3:05:28 AM
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FBI work well otherwise it is very difficult to find a scam. In India, I can say it impossible Because It is a country with lesser technology.  https://babasupport.org/microsoft/windows-7-customer-care-helpline/373 
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4/4/2018 | 6:52:04 PM
The other 84
I'm curious what the other 84 are, and how many are African countries.

African nations, on the whole are expanding in Internet connectivity faster than other nations, yet data-protection regimes have failed to keep up. ( See, e.g., msn.com/en-us/news/technology/in-africa-scant-data-protection-leaves-internet-users-exposed/ar-AAvt0YD )

My suspicion, therefore, is that few African countries indeed have been brought to FBI IC3's attention -- not because these and other scams aren't victimizing people in these countries, but because of a lack of reporting or reporting infrastructure.


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