The current hoax/virus/scam is a pop-up window that looks like it could be from Windows or BIT and that you have been selected as a potential winner of a Free iPhone8, PlayStation4 or Samsung Galaxy S8. DO NOT CLICK ON IT! Close the page if you can, if you cannot close the page restart your computer. After restarting your computer, the pop-up should go away, and if it doesn't, you will need to have a technician clean it up for you.
Email Scam sent from today.giftcards-2.club stating that you could win a $1000 gift card. Once this email has been opened you will need a technician to clean this off of your computer, tablet or phone.
Please pay close attention to your emails and do not open any that are from an unknown address.
These scammers are using tactics such as addressing you as a Buggs Island Telephone Cooperative customer to make you feel that it is legitimate.
Once more Buggs Island Telephone Cooperative does not have a promotional contest at this time.