IL Attorney General Warns About Microsoft ‘Tech’ Scam

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATTORNEY GENERAL MADIGAN WARNS ILLINOIS RESIDENTS OF “MICROSOFT” TECH SUPPORT PHONE SCAM Chicago ─ Attorney General Lisa Madigan today reported Illinois residents are being targeted by phone scammers who pose as representatives of Microsoft or related technology support service providers, claiming to have detected viruses or malware on targets’ computers to trick them into providing remote computer access … Continue reading IL Attorney General Warns About Microsoft ‘Tech’ Scam

Attorney General Madigan Issues Scam Alert, Warns About Email Scammers Posing As Government Officials

Friday, June 6, 2014  ****CONSUMER ALERT****  For Immediate Release || June 3, 2014 Media Contact: Maura Possley || (312) 814-3118 | mpossley@atg.state.il.us | @ILAttyGeneral EMAIL SCAMMERS POSING AS ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE TO COLLECT PHONY DEBT Chicago ─ Attorney General Lisa Madigan today alerted Illinois residents about an email scam that uses her office’s name and falsely threatens prosecution to collect on supposed debts. Madigan’s office is … Continue reading Attorney General Madigan Issues Scam Alert, Warns About Email Scammers Posing As Government Officials