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Received a screen, realtek, said my hard drive would be

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Received a screen , realtek, said my hard drive would be deleted in 3 minutes. A bogus toll free number was displayed.
JA: What kind of computer do you have?
Customer: HP
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: not unless automatic from Microsoft
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no, thank you
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Cris replied 9 months ago.

Hi, thanks for using I am Cris.

Yes the message is bogus but can be a cause of a virus. I would like to offer you secure remote support so I can look into the issue.