Internet-hacking scams

A voice mail by scammers appears to come from an official Verizon customer service phone number. (credit: CBS 2)

Scammers Manipulate Caller ID To Target Verizon Customers

The special offer looks like it’s coming from an Verizon Wireless customer service phone number. But it’s really a scam.


Computer User Who May Not Know She Has The ‘Doomsday Virus’ (Credit: CBS 2)

Ask Asa: ‘Doomsday Virus’ Could Affect Your Computer If You Don’t Take Action Soon

The doomsday virus capable of knocking out your computer is still active and dangerous. In fact, the clock is ticking on it and if you don’t take action in a few days you could be hit with it.