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Staying safe from web browser scams

November 13, 2017

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Description

Even though Microsoft Edge is the safest browser Microsoft has ever made, bad guys still try to break through it. Windows Defender engineer Erik Wahlstrom has seen web browser scams and knows how to stop them. Here, Erik shows how to spot a scam and how to best use Windows and Microsoft Edge for online safety (subtitles available in 38 languages).

More on keeping yourself safe online:

Staying safe from email and chat scams ⯈ https://community.windows.com/en-us/videos/staying-safe-from-email-chat-scams/amkejUbjpuo

Staying safe from support call scams ⯈ https://community.windows.com/en-us/videos/staying-safe-from-call-scams/IzYk-y-0raE

Staying safe from caller ID spoofing ⯈ https://community.windows.com/en-us/videos/staying-safe-from-caller-id-spoofing/heQjO1TRxyk

To learn more about technical support scams and how to avoid them, visit https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/wdsi/threats/support-scams.