Cyber Scam on rise in the name of Whatsapp voice calling

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So, you’ve heard about the cool voice calling feature of Whatsapp. And of course you want to try it out.

But while you are more than a little eager to this awesome feature on your phone, cyber scammers around the globe are out to take advantage of your eagerness.

According to reports there these notorious cyber criminals are circulation messages that claim to activate the much hyped feature.

Whatsapp Voice Calling - Scam Alert

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According to the reports from around the globe, Whatsapp users are receiving a message inviting the user to download the voice calling feature. Now as the excited user clicks on the link provided, it’ll take him/her to another website and ask to take part in a survey for the messaging giant.

While the user takes part in the survey thinking it as a feedback program for Whatsapp, the survey forces to download harmful malwares that can seriously hamper your mobile.

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With the beta testing of the voice calling feature from Whatsapp, a lot of hype and excitement was generated around this particular feature. Thus, the advent of these cyber scammers who were apt to take advantage of the situation.

So, if you receive any such messages delete them as soon as you can.

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