Fraud Alert: Saudia Airlines Anniversary Government Welfare Subsidy Link, Real or Fake
A fake WhatsApp message has gone viral, promising to offer 6,56,160 Rupees to lucky users.
When you click on the link, The message says “Saudia Airlines 78th Anniversary Government Welfare Subsidy. Through the questionnaire, you will have a chance to get 6,56,160 Rupees.”
There is a timer set to create an urgency to open the gift box that has reward.
On completing the survey, users have to open boxes to claim Prize money. Once you win the link, it asks you to share the message to 5 Whats App groups or 20 friends.
They claim that you can win fantastic prize after completing the survey and tasks.
According to our cyber experts, this link contains a virus and can be a scam where fraudsters could be looking for your money, personal data or other details.
When we fact-check the address of the link. We found it is not from any authentic site. The link mentioned in message is buzzlottery.buzz.
Hackers can even use it to install a virus or malware on your phone or computer. If you receive the message from an unknown number, report it as a scam to Whats App and block it.
If you have clicked on the link by mistake, then your personal and banking data is at risk of being leaked. General public should be careful and fact check any message before opening it.