The forwarding things blindly have risen lately amid the Cover-19, and we’ve heard and seen many cases of fake messages out there. According to Internet security company Kaspersky, two years back, its analysts discovered a malware, which read and stole messages from apps such as WhatsApp. “As such, we recommend that people take extra care to validate information they trust and share to avoid adding to the problem,” said Yeo. Seek to validate information passed along by word of mouth/WhatsApp/social media. If you can’t validate information, think before you share it, and be responsible with information you pass along or repost.
Source: New Strait Times March 31, 2020 03:00 UTC