WhatsApp is the most popular instant messaging app. You must be using it to stay connected with your Friends, Family, and colleagues. But You have to be more careful because Scammer is stealing your Verification Code. Today I am explaining to you about the stealing of WhatsApp Verification Codes. Read this post till the end to know more about this.
A new account is masqueraded as the official communication source for the WhatsApp Technical Team and ask for the WhatsApp Verification Codes to the users. They are the scammer and they use the WhatsApp logo as a profile picture and ask users to share their WhatsApp verification codes. Generally, WhatsApp Inc does not contact the user. But when they contact it will have a green verified tick next to it.
WABetaInfo the WhatsApp features tracker post a tweet to highlight the latest scam after the user received fishy messages enquired by a Twitter user Dario Navarro. According to Navarro shared screenshot, the scammer sends a message in Spanish and asking users to verify their identity by providing their six-digit verification code.
If you receive any message to share your WhatsApp Verification Code so you have to immediately understand it is a scam. Because WhatsApp never asks to share the WhatsApp Verification Codes from the user. It is also mentioned in its FAQ page that the company says Don’t share your Verification Code. WhatsApp said to Keep your account safe.