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Guy Hacks a Scammer Til He Goes Ape-Sh*t

The unfortunate thing about most scammer trolling stories is that even though the scammer might waste some time or look like an idiot, they're never really punished for their malicious behavior. This time around, the scammer gets the tables turned on him and actually loses something out of the deal. Oh, the call is recorded too. The real action happens near the end of the recording.

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    Text - Background I got our home phone number long before cell phones were a common thing to have. As things have evolved that phone number is part of my history and is utilitarian to use for things I don't want ringing on my cellphone (like 99% of anything that requires a phone number for no good reason) So I have kept that phone number alive over the years. Most recently I moved it a few years back to an online service that charges a tiny amount of money per month to host it for me I access it
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    Text - The Story Because of the nature of the phone number it randomly rings. If I have time to mess with whomever is calling. Most of the calls are the "Your car warranty is about to expire" kind. Some of the calls are about non-existent credit cards. My favorite calls are the scammers. I record all calls that come into this phone number. In my state only one person needs to know that a call is being recorded and besides these scammers are all overseas so I really do not care about their laws.
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    Text - So when a scammer calls I tend to answer and play along Sometimes these calls last a few minutes before they give up on me, today I set a new record: a total of 1 hour of their time wasted. The call comes in as normal. I string the guy along, I play dumb, I keep them thinking I am an easy target. After 40 minutes I tell him I have to hang up and could he call me back in an hour. To my surprise this idiot calls me back! So I decided to see if I could get him to let me connect to him by con
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    Text - a dummy terminal set aside for all this. I quickly write out my set of commands so I can copy them to my clipboard and launch them as soon as I get connected. Sure enough they give me their ID and password. I am ready and I strike - paste the commands into a RUN window and let it rip. As I see the window pop up with the command prompt and the deletion of folders starts the guy starts to stutter and asks "What are you doing sir?". I keep playing dumb until my connection is terminated. File
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    https://soundcloud.com/user-641199932/20190424-145306-scammer

    Text - Proof - the recording of the call. http://soundcloud.com/user-641199932/20190424-145306- scammer
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