Ha! This is very similar to what he’s actually done when scammers like this call our house.
“Hello?” Paul winced as the caller droned on about his computer needing help. Deciding it would work bets to let the man continue, he nodded and offered the expected “Uh huh,” “Yes,” and “Wow, that’s serious.”
The voice concluded, saying, “If you follow this link, I can help you—”
“Sure,” Paul replied. “Just one question.” He swore he could hear the person’s mind whirring at the potential scam, err sale looming.
“Yes, sir. How can I help you?”
“Well, this is embarrassing, but when I click on the link, do you hack my computer or does someone else? Hello?”