How is cyber fraud? Hackers create psychological pressure on common people to do cyber fraud. In which many times hackers try to trap you in their web by luring you in cash, gifts or any other benefit. If you once came under his temptation and shared the details of your bank accounts with hackers. Similarly, hackers empty your bank account.
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Cyber fraud through e-mail or pop-up Hackers create email ID of fake company or organization and mail people often. If you opened these mails and you clicked on the link in it, all your details reach the hacker. In the same way, when you are working through the Internet, a sudden pop-up appears on the side and asks you to update the laptop or any software. As soon as you click on it, all your data reaches the hacker. After which he does cyber fraud very easily.
Lone apology call, fishing from messages During the Corona period, most people's salary has been cut and some people have also lost their jobs. In such a situation, hackers have taken advantage of the cash strapped by the people. Because in today's era, most people have some or the other loan. Due to this, hackers get details related to your bank by calling or messaging for loan waiver and then execute cyber fraud.
Fraud sending Paytm Money Request Many times, hackers give the temptation to win a lucky draw or money by sending OR code on your mobile through Paytm or any other mobile wallet. As soon as you scan this OR code, all the money disappears from your account and you become a victim of cyber fraud.
Free recharge and cashback offer- Many times hackers send fake messages on behalf of the company and offer cashback offer and free recharge. If you get in the guise of such cashback or free recharge. So you can definitely be a victim of cyber fraud.
How to avoid online cyber fraud If you want to avoid online cyber fraud, first of all, make sure that there is no pirate software in your laptop or computer. In addition, you must use antivirus software in your system.
Do not share bank and personal details If you get any spam mail, message or call, do not share your ATM number, OTP, CVV, Aadhaar number and bank account number. If you shared any of these things with a hacker. So you can be a victim of cyber fraud.
Shop with a trusted e-commerce website- Whenever you shop online, shop from a trusted website or app. By doing this, your data is safe and you can avoid cyber fraud.