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How to avoid such scams?

Asked 2019-03-14 20:26:51 by Shaurya Tata

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You should not share your banking details with anyone or click on links sent by unknown individuals.

Can an antivirus avoid such attacks?

Asked 2019-03-14 20:26:51 by Ankita Patil

Answered by NewsBytes

Yes, a reliable antivirus program can help you avoid such scams.

Has anyone been affected from this scam?

Asked 2019-03-14 20:26:51 by Shreya Mukopadhyay

Answered by NewsBytes

As of now, it is not exactly clear if anyone has actually been duped in this scam.

Can scammers use other platforms as well?

Asked 2019-03-14 20:26:51 by Sanvi Sarin

Answered by NewsBytes

Yes, scammers can use any publicly available platform to reach you, including WhatsApp Facebook or even text messages.