Gmail and Outlook users beware! As soon as you click on this dangerous link- you will get lime- Users using popular email services like Gmail and Outlook need to be careful. A warning was issued for users, according to which fraudsters are sending dangerous links through email. If you fall into the trap of e-mails, you can lose not only your personal information but also money. The surprising thing is that this dangerous email will look like an official mail to you.
Users are being made victims of greed
According to the report, Gmail and Outlook users are being lured and made victims. Hackers claim to have gift cards in emails. In this it is said that to claim the gift card, users will have to take part in a survey. Users clicking on the link will be taken to a website. Unfortunately, even after participating in the survey, you will not receive any gift card. Clicking on links or participating in surveys puts you at risk of personal information being stolen.
How to identify fake mail?
If you also get a mail to win a gift card or prize, then you need to be careful. We are telling you some tips to identify whether the email is real or fake. Such mails often ask you to click on a link. Sometimes a large sum of money is mentioned in the mail even though you would not have participated in any such draw. In addition, fraudsters often make spelling and grammar mistakes while writing mail.
If you want to avoid, then follow this method
- Users have to take care that they do not click on any unknown link.
- Do not open any attachment given in unknown mail.
- Do not enter their personal information on unknown websites.
- Do not enter email and password, especially if it is part of a survey.