Anyone can be the victim of a scam. Scammers have the latest technology, a lot of money and often carry out their attacks based on demographic and psychological studies. Sometimes a momentary lapse of attention on a mobile phone is enough to fall into the trap. You have fallen victim. But you don’t have to be one. You must not remain a victim, you can defend yourself and fight back.
Investor Alert: Please DO NOT download ANYDESK!
During the hearing of the witnesses in the Vienna Cybercrime Trials last week (please read more here on FinTelegram) it got evident how crucial for the fraud was the use of the remote software tool AnyDesk. More or less all Gal Barak`s victims told the judge that they were heavily pushed by the boiler room agents (i.e. the call center guys) to download this free-of-charge software tool thus enabling the fraudsters to remote access the PC of the victims and to purportedly "assist" them.