WhatsApp is one of the most popular instant messaging apps. You must be using WhatsApp to stay connected with your friends, colleagues, and others. Chatting with friends on WhatsApp is really very interesting and fun. Recently you must receive messages on your group that the click on this link to change the theme of your WhatsApp to Pink.
Tap on this link and update your app to instantly change your Green theme WhatsApp to Pink. Also, you will get some new features once you update and change the theme. Today I am explaining to you about WhatsApp Pink’s new virus spread in group chat. Read this post till the end to know more about this.
WhatsApp Pink new virus spreading
The shared link is masked as an official update from WhatsApp. Tap on the link to update the WhatsApp to get the new Pink theme and features. If any users open that link to update then they may lose access to their WhatsApp account. Also, they may lose control of their phone. The Cyber experts warned the users to don’t click on that link for updates. Also, according to the report of PTI that most of the users have been sharing this link unknowingly.
The Cybersecurity expert Rajshekhar Rajaharia said that “Beware of WhatsApp Pink!! A Virus is being spread in WhatsApp groups with an APK download link. Don’t click any link with the name of #WhatsAppPink. Complete access to your phone will be lost.”
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The Cyber intelligence firm Voyager Infosec director Jiten Jain advised the users to don’t install and use the APK from any third-party Website. Only use those apps which are available from the Google Play Store and Apple App Store.
The Pink WhatsApp is a malware that is harmful. It may steal your personal details. Beware while clicking on such type of link. It may also track your keyboard typing and steal your bank account details. Next time when you receive such link then don’t forward them to other.