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Beware: the free "set-top box" delivered to the door is actually an electric fraud tool.

via:快科技     time:2023/12/7 15:02:49     readed:99

December 7 news, according to the Shanghai network to refute the rumor that someone pretending to be a telecom company employee into the residents' homes to install & ldquo; set-top box & rdquo;, is actually a telecom fraud tool!

November thirtiethThe Shanghai Anti-Fraud Center found that three fixed telephone numbers in Baoshan District had dialed a large number of calls suspected of carrying out telecom network fraud.

At the same time, the telecom company reported to the police that someone pretended to be an employee of the telecom company to install equipment in the residents' homes.

警惕:送上门的免费“机顶盒” 竟是电诈工具

The investigation found thatThe device delivered to the door is a black & ldquo; set-top box & rdquo;, is actually a GOIP device with a router and a traffic card.

Data show that GOIP equipment, a virtual dialing device, is a new type of fraud tool widely used by fraudsters.

GOIP can convert traditional phone signals into network signals, and one device can operate hundreds of mobile phone cards at the same time.Criminals carry out fraud abroad by remotely controlling domestic SIM cards through domestic ldquo;GOIP” equipment.

On December 2, the suspect was arrested, trained by overseas telecommunications network fraud gangs, pretended to be employees of telecommunications companies, used & ldquo; free upgrade service & rdquo; and other skills to win the trust of elderly residents, and installed a total of 15 sets of related equipment, involving a total amount of about 5000 yuan.

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