Be Ware of a WhatsApp Scam – Free Coupons from Swiss Supermarkets
Police of the canton Vaud detected a new scam attack that hit phones of the Swiss residents this week.
It was carried out by WhatsApp messaging which leads to provide free coupons of popular supermarkets Migros and Lidl.
This is a scam that leads to subscription and / or the theft of personal data such as passwords. Its warning police of the canton Vaud published on its official Twitter account.
They also reminded that during COVID19 pandemic period the number of scam attacks increased.
Une nouvelle arnaque circule par Whatsapp et mail. Les messages font croire que la Migros ou LIDL offrent un coupon gratuit de CHF 180.—à tous. Il s’agit d’une arnaque qui conduit à la souscription d’un abonnement et/ou au vol de données personnelles comme des mots de passe. pic.twitter.com/xUi53qyoTb
— Police vaudoise (@Policevaudoise) May 28, 2020