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 Are 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  .

Lot Of People Have Lost There Confidential Information , Activation Keys And Sometime 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 .

Let Us Help You With This

Before We Continue 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. You 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 Like To Share And Expose Scammers ?

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

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

In Case You Want To setup Norton Or McAfee Antivirus Asap

For Norton Setup Visit  Use www.Norton.com/setup To Install Norton

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

For Mcafaee 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 By Norton & McAfee Setup And Activation Key From Retail Store They Get An Retail Card Instead Of C.D .

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 Internet And You Type www.norton.com/setup 

  • Instead Of Typing www.norton.com/setup 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 www.mcafee.com/activation Or McAfee Setup Or McAfee Installation etc .
  • Most Of The Websites Which Comes 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 An Page That May Offer You To Insert Your Activation Code . Like Given Image –








  • 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 .
  • Sometime They Offer You Lifetime Subscription Please Don’t Fall For That Fraud  .
    • They May Install Some Malicious Software Or Sometime 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 .

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 Than You Must Contact Them And Ask For Refund .

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

If They Decline Please Contact Your Bank And Tell Them Hole Story .

File A Charge back 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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