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#1 Blimpman

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Posted 01 July 2016 - 06:54 PM

I have a customer fall for fake virus web page and he called them, let them remote to his PC.  When he smelled something fishy the put a SYSKEY password on his system.

 

I bought the Passcape Windows Password rest program ( Lite version).  The details of the program say it will remove the SYSKEY password.  But is does not.  Here is the error message.

 

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Posted 19 September 2016 - 08:24 PM

A good read, https://www.communications.gov.au/sites/g/files/net301/f/Protecting-Your-Identity-booklet-What-Everyone-Needs-to-Know.pdf
 

Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe. ― Albert Einstein ― Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.

 

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Posted 20 September 2016 - 03:41 PM

This is Microsoft Support telephone scam Computer ransom lockout

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