Russians warned about new methods of fraud in Telegram
Expert Lazareva: cybercriminals have recently begun to use Telegram more often
MOSCOW, Feb 15 – PRIME. Attackers are constantly looking for new ways to deceive Russians – they have begun to use Telegram more often, Yevgenia Lazareva, coordinator of the Moshelovka platform, said on Sputnik radio .
According to her, fraud in Telegram is a new trend that will develop, while a lull may come in other types of fraud. “For example, people have already learned to recognize phone calls from intruders. Telegram is a territory little developed by fraudsters, I think new schemes and ways will appear here to extort personal data, contacts and access to financial accounts of citizens,” the expert noted.
Lazareva told what criminals most often resort to in Telegram.