Swatting

From 'Spoofing' To 'Swatting,' Experts Say Results Of Thwarting Scam Calls Mixed

Last Tuesday, the Internal Revenue Service said people were being being bilked out of money by criminals pretending to be from the tax collection agency. Two days later, I received a phone call that my provider said was probably spam. They left a message saying they were from the IRS and I was in big trouble.