Avoid such mistakes: – In the last several years, the cases of online banking fraud are increasing rapidly. Recently, a case of fraud has come to light in which a person was hit by Rs 11 crore.
So let’s know what are the information that hackers use to cheat people –
Actually, it is a fraud email, with the help of which you are asked for data. It feels like real. They assure you through these emails that they are asking for bank account information or other data for your benefit. In this, hackers can also send people with virus links or SMS. Through these, an email comes from the bank, saying that your debit card has been canceled and you will be issued a new card only after stating the card number or Aadhaar number. You may think that the bank has asked for this information from you, but it can be a hacker.
How is information stolen
A phishing email contains a web link, which when clicked leads to a fake web page. If you get caught in their deception, then you enter your account information there and it goes to the hacker’s server. After this the hacker can use these information to blow money from your bank account or credit card.
Hackers easily catch people shopping online through smishing. You all are well aware that today many companies lure bumper discounts, so hackers also lure customers to cashback or bumper discount. Many people do not understand that they are going to be cheated. Due to which they share all personal information (debit or credit card) with hackers. The hackers then take all the money out of their account.
With juice jacking, you charge your smartphone via USB charging station, so now you need to be careful, otherwise you can be a victim of online fraud. Hackers use this method to attach a file or card reader chip to the public charging port. When people charge their phone, this chip will copy all the personal data of the smartphone installed on the charging port and also put virus in the phone.
Under this fraud, hackers ask people to download apps like Quick Sport and AnyDesk. After this, these apps give hackers full access to people’s phones. This gives complete personal information of the people to the hackers and the hackers control the phone while you are away.
Hackers claim to make calls from e-commerce platforms under this method. After this, the customer gets his personal information by luring the refund. As soon as the information is captured, the hackers collect millions of rupees from the customer’s account in a few minutes.