Warning over Microsoft support scam

Sarah Coles
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The experts are warning computer users of a scam doing the rounds - where users receive a telephone call out of the blue from someone claiming to be from Microsoft. They then use a variety of techniques, from infecting your computer with malware, to charging you a fortune for help you didn't want or need, or even just asking for your credit card details.

So what should you watch for?