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Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Number of stolen WhatsApp accounts on the rise, beware of unprecedented scams, contact messages

It has become a scam of unimaginable proportions. There are more and more stolen WhatsApp accounts. Here’s how to defend yourself.

even those who have I learned to spot scams Committed through SMS and WhatsApp operation from risk, That’s why Messages come from contacts with this fraud which we have in the column.

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hacker criminal who invented the system great loss, unfortunately The event is expanding And although it was discovered two years ago, it still works. WhatsApp is the most used messaging app. Let’s think for a moment how many contacts we have in the address book, A few hundred at least.

So let’s imagine how many millions of people have fallen into the trap of criminals, But let’s understand better how this scam works. Actually, it is identity theft. wooHow do you defend yourself?,

WhatsApp accounts are stolen, beware of contact messages

if you get there short message “suspicious” We can do it delete it immediately, ado Avoid Trying to Phish, But if we get any message on WhatsApp from a friend of oursso it becomes too much hard to understand what we are facing negat mak,

,Hi, I sent you a code by mistake, can you send it to me again?This is application dependent, and can be traced back to an actual contact in our address book. this is the problem This contact has already been hacked, it was him He stole all the names in the account and address book,

but because he wants to get the code back, The reason is very simple. He needs it in order to steal another account, the recipient’s account. as we know, When we change mobile phone or device number Same, We need to reinstall the apps, These, for security, ask for data to verify that the request is valid. so they send a file unique code, it isfinal stage of the conversion processyes send this code Authenticate the person performing the operation,

Who sends the code? The friend who asked, unfortunately unavoidable. His account, all the data and even all the numbers in the phone book will be stolen, The cheating starts all over again. All these numbers will be sent with fake messages.

Many accounts have already been hacked for this purpose Police is calling everyone who has WhatsApp, If you receive a message similar to the one described above, you should notify the Postal Police immediately. through the site www.commissariatodips.it,

we can also Notify all our friends personally, at least those closest to them, and warn them about what is happening. it’s the only way stop this big scam Which harms countless users.

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