Internet experts have warned users not to fall prey to the virus link called turning WhatsApp pink and comes with new features, and according to cybersecurity experts, clicking on the link that claims to be an official update from WhatsApp will lead to hacking of users’ phones and they may lose access to WhatsApp. Their August.
Wasted opportunity YOU Al-Hindi, said a digital security expert: “Beware of WhatsApp Pink!! A virus is spreading on WhatsApp groups with a download link APK, Do not click on any link named #WhatsApp PinkPinkFull access to your phone will be lost. “
Many WhatsApp users were seen sharing the malicious link, the director of the electronic intelligence company said Travel InfosecUsers are strongly advised not to install any APK Or a mobile application other than those available in the official application store from Google or Apple.
“These malicious apps can be used to breach your phone and steal personal data such as photos, SMS, contacts, etc., and keyboard-based malware can be used to track everything you type, and it can be used to capture and steal bank passwords,” he said.
For his part, WhatsApp said, “Any person can receive an unusual, unspecified, or suspicious message on any service, including e-mail, and at any time that happens, we strongly encourage everyone to be careful before responding or sharing, on Whatsapp directly. In particular, we also recommend that people use the tools we provide in-app to send us a report, report a contact, or block a contact. “