Exposed Norton & McAfee Antivirus Installtion Fraud And Phone Scam

Hello Everybody,

Dear Friends Norton Antivirus (Symantec)  And McAfee(Intel) Both Are Big Brands With Millions Of Users.

Now These Days Few Group Of Scammers Is Doing Fraud Using The Brand Name Norton And McAfee.

Let Us Clear This The Norton And McAfee Both Are Legit In This Matter.

Exposing Antivirus Scam –

This Post Is All About Exposing Scammer Who Claim to Be From Norton And McAfee And Trying To Spoil The Name Of Respected Brands.

Today We Are Going To Expose Self Claimed Norton And McAfee Phone Scammers And There Installation Fraud.

A lot Of People Have Lost There Confidential Information, Activation Keys And Sometimes They Got There Computer Locked Up.

The Interesting Fact Is That Most Of The Time  Those Who Got Scammed Never Realise That They Have Been Scammed.

Fraud Alert

Let Us Help You With This

Before We Continue to Allow Us To Tell You 5  Key Points You Should Read This Post And Follow This Guide Till End  –

Scam Alert For Norton And McAfee Users

Before Installing Norton And McAfee Antivirus Ask Yourself

  1. Are You Going To Install And Setup Norton & McAfee Antivirus
  2. Your Retail Card Or Activation Code Is Not Working For McAfee & Norton?
  3. You Already Got Scammed And Thinking What To Do Next?
  4. Worried About Your Computer Privacy And Security?
  5. You Are Just An Internet Lover Who Likes To Share And Expose Scammers?

If Any Of This Question Have Answer With Yes Then This Post Is For You.

Before We Answer All These Questions Lets Us Give You a Few Quick Guides First –

In Case You Want To setup Norton Or McAfee Antivirus Asap

For Norton Setup Visit  Use To Install Norton

In Case You Need To Setup And Install McAfee Visit This Quick And Easy Guide How to Install McAfee antivirus protection on the computer ?

For Mcafee Antivirus Setup We Have One More Guide Visit This Great Post  How to Activate McAfee Antivirus Using Retail Card?

See If All This Helps You to Setup Norton And McAfee Antivirus.

Let Us Give You Answer Of 5 Questions Asked Above –

How This Scam Works –

Dear Friends Those Who Buy Norton & McAfee Setup And Activation Key From Retail Store They Get A Retail Card Instead Of C.D. to learn more on how to stop mcafee pop ups to get the unwanted notification out.

But This Never Goes Easy For A Normal Computer User.

Read How –

Understanding Antivirus Scam –

Given The Instruction On Retail Card Or Activation Card, You Go On the Internet And You Type 

  • Instead Of Typing In URL You Have Typed It On Search Bar.  This Was The First Mistake
  • Now, On Google And Bing You Do See Many Search Results Saying Norton Setup , Norton Guide Or Norton Activation .                                                           
  • For McAfee Setup You May Use Or McAfee Setup Or McAfee Installation etc.
  • Most Of The Websites Which come At To The Search Results As Ads Are Fake If They Offer You Activation And Guide To Setup Norton And McAfee Antivirus.
  • These Websites Using Clocking Or Redirect Tools To Fool Google And Bing Bots.
  • Now Once You Click Any Of Those Fake Websites You Get A Page That May Offer You To Insert Your Activation Code. Like Given Image –
Norton phishing page
  • As Soon You Type Your Information This Page Redirect You To A Different Webpage Where You See Fake Error Message And Contact Number SO Called TOLL FREE Helpline.
  • And When You Call Them They May Take Remote Control Of Your Computer Using Any Remote Software Tools.
  • They Will Show You A Fake Warnings And Would Make You Worry About Your Computer With Fake Sales Pitch
  • At The End, They Offer You A 2, 3 Year Subscription Of There Services That May Cost You Around 200-500$ For Nothing.
  • Sometimes They Offer You Lifetime Subscription Please Don’t Fall For That Fraud.
  • They May Install Some Malicious Software Or Sometimes They May Lock Your Computer If You Decline To Pay That Amount.

This Is How This Antivirus Scam Works –

How To Protect  Yourself Against Antivirus scam –

Always Use Norton And McAfee Official Websites To Activate Your Antivirus Product.

Verify The Website And Make Sure You Call Only Norton Support.

verify your website

Clean Your Browser And Computer Once In While

For Windows Read More: Top 10 tricks(Quick And Smart steps) to Speedup your windows computer

For Mac Computer: How to Clean and Speed up Slow mac computer (All versions)

Already Got Scammed?

If You Are Reading This Post And You Feel You Have Been Cheated The Same Way Then You Must Contact Them And Ask For a Refund.

They May Try To Convince You But Stay Firm On What You Know.

  • If They Decline Please Contact Your Bank And Tell Them, whole Story.
  • File A Chargeback Against Them With Your Bank And Report Them To Forums and Websites.
  • You Can Also Report F.T.C And Any Local Law Enforcement Police.

See If All This Helps You To Get Your Problem Fixed.

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1 thought on “Exposed Norton & McAfee Antivirus Installtion Fraud And Phone Scam”

  1. Ms. Lynnette Capriotti

    This just happened to my daughters new computer. I feel I can’t trust anybody anymore.

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