TECH REPORT: Beware of Obamacare Scams

By Sylvia Ramirez

Tue Oct 1st, 2013 9:54pm America/Los_Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – Internet Security experts are warning that the online Obamacare health insurance exchanges are bringing out the cyber criminals in droves. KRON 4′s Tech Reporter Gabe Slate has tips on how to keep personal information safe and how to avoid scammers.

Slate points out that fake websites have been set up and phone callers posing as legitimate agents are soliciting information from unaware consumers. Some scams are offering a fake ID cards for a fee.

Slate says don’t fill out any information on any website unless it’s the official Covered California site.

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