Jabalpur, New Dunia Rep. Cases of fraud are coming to the fore these days regarding cash back and cash rewards. People are also losing their money by falling in these traps of thugs. After which they are facing trouble. In view of this, Jabalpur Police has appealed to be alert.
Do not download any app at the behest of unknown: Cyber thugs are calling in the name of cash back and cash reward. Thugs tell you to get cashback on your phone Pay, Google Pay, Paytm and other payment apps. If the person gets caught up in their talk, they lure him by saying that the company has sent you a QR code. On scanning which you will get the cash back amount in your account immediately. Money is deducted from your linked bank account as soon as you scan the QR code and enter the UPI PIN.
No UPI or Password required to get cash back: If you get any suspicious phone call, don’t pick it up or talk to it. The thugs send you links by telling you to get cash back, loan pass, job and other rewards by trapping you. In the link, they either get you to fill in your information or download an application like Any Desk, Quick Support, Team Viewer and other mirror apps. By downloading this type of mirror app, all the activities of your phone’s display are seen and the password or PIN entered is visible to them through that mirror app. After this, he easily executes the fraud, till the time the fraud is known, the accused thugs transfer the money to their account through different apps.
People getting stuck even after awareness: It is being told that a continuous awareness campaign is being run about cyber thugs. For this, by sending messages and videos in groups, the police is continuously appealing to the people to be alert, even after this people are falling prey to fraud. In view of the increasing complaints in cyber, awareness campaign has been started again.