There will be a new WhatsApp scam – Global Technology 2016

There will be a new WhatsApp scam

WhatsApp has target with new scam in which users disclosing personal information.

According to BT, the links which send from your friend,they lead you to a discount page which then asks for your personal details.
In that user visit to a fake website which infects your phone with malware, allowing the scammer to obtain sensitive information.

WhatsApp scam

WhatsApp scam

According To Global technology One billion users uses WhatsApp worldwide and become a key target for scammers .

In WhatsApp scam several languages used so the attacks can be done on each market.
The user forward the message to contacts, so he/she can receive a certain promotion (such as £5 discount at Starbucks, Zara etc).

WhatsApp’s growing popularity in Europe and India.So it meant that scammers’ has more attention in recent months.

Just last month, security experts warned there was a scam posing on a WhatsApp update which had the capacity to access and retrieve banking apps on your mobile phone.