The phishing attempt starts by telling Netflix users that their account has been suspended due to "unusual activity," and they are given a phone number to call. Once connected with a "support staffer," they will connect callers with a "Microsoft Certified Technician" to help with the problem.
Netflix has no affiliation with Microsoft.
While on the fake call, the scammers attempt to collect a photo ID and credit card as account verification. If you give any account information over a call like this, Netflix urges you to change your information immediately.
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