I was surprised to not only read this but that the scam was being conducted out of NSW Australia!
While the smashing of the ring is good news, this scam is only one of many being conducted by an ever evolving and revolving merry-go-round of scammers.
You still can't assume that a call from "Telstra" is legit.
In fact, you MUST still assume that it is NOT!
Read my related and linked posts for more information and tips about protecting yourself.