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need as SOON as possible, due in 2 hours and 15 mins. 

Mark is a career fraudster.  One day, he decides that he will call selected home phones from the telephone book and fraudulently pose as a technical support team member for the National Broadband Network (NBN) in Australia.  He eventually reaches the phone of an elderly lady named Jan.  He informs Jan that her account has been recently compromised and she needs to provide him with her personal account information.  Jan proceeds to provide Mark with the information.

What type of fraud has occurred here?  In your own words, briefly explain this type of fraud.
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