"They are usually presented with an offer of freebies with little or no effort on their own behalf.
The best thing people can do to protect themselves is exercise the same caution they would use on email.".
Jung Yeon-Je/AFP/Getty Images 7/43, engineers test a four-metre-tall humanoid manned robot dubbed Method-2 in a lab of the Hankook Mirae Technology in Gunpo, south of Seoul, South Korea.Jet Capsule/Cover Images 2/43, a humanoid robot gestures during a demo at a stall in the Indian Machine Tools Expo, imtex/Tooltech 2017 held in Bangalore.As is typical with these scams, upon clicking the link, a victim is first asked a series of questions that regardless of their answers are told they qualify for the free voucher.However it is still possible to become the victim of a scam like the above within these secure apps.However the recipient name is actually fake and is designed to trick WhatsApp users into trusting the web address for the alleged 100 Sainsbury's voucher.Reuters 12/43, a concept car by Trumpchi from GAC Group is shown at the International Automobile Exhibition in Guangzhou, China.Looks like we couldn't connect Please try again!You can make sure by looking at the address, and in extreme circumstances getting in touch with the company before giving crabby joe's gift card away any information.More Info, online minimum order and delivery charges apply.
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The discount should have been applied and your subtotal will be reduced accordingly.Sainsburys are not gifting free 40 vouchers just for clicking a link on Facebook.Eset security specialist Mark James told : "Sadly people still fall for these types of scams, they are tricked and teased into following a link from their favourite social media app without actually recognising the dangers.The malicious link will install cookies on the victim's smartphone, or download a browser extension which can be used to serve more adverts to them generating revenue for the cybercriminals behind the text messages, according to security researchers.Registered in England and Wales.Getty Images 4/43, engineers test a four-metre-tall humanoid manned robot dubbed Method-2 in a lab of the Hankook Mirae Technology in Gunpo, south of Seoul, South Korea.Get voucher, more Info, enter the codes at the checkout Online minimum order and delivery charges apply.At this biennial event, the participating companies exhibit their latest service robotic technologies and components Getty 40/43 The robot developed by Seed Solutions sings and dances to music during the Japan Robot Week 2016 at Tokyo Big Sight Getty 41/43 Government and industry are working."Sainsbury's is giving away 100 gift cards.But the messages are in fact a scam that could see peoples phones hijacked, their personal information stolen and their money being put at risk.