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This scam then tells you to call a listed remote tech support number in order to receive support. When the Your Computer Has Been Locked Scam is displayed in your browser it will display alerts similar to the following:What to do if you see a tech support scam?
For the most part, if you see a browser based tech support scam, then you can simply close the browser and start it again. On the other hand, if you are continuously seeing scams like the "Your computer was locked" scam, then you should scan your computer for adware and remove anything that is found.Are You at risk of being scammed by computer hackers?
With increased computer use there is the increased risk of being scammed by computer hackers. The most recent outbreak, so far only reported in the US, UK, Canada and Australia but likely to spread, is one of the more malicious internet scams to come along in some time. How does the scam work?What is the your computer has been locked popup?
Skip this and learn how to remove Your Computer Has Been Locked Popup Scam! The Your Computer Has Been Locked Popup is a web browser advertisement shown by scammy remote tech support companies or unwanted software developers that try to scare visitors into thinking that their computer has been locked due to an infection being detected.