Consumers are being warned not to participate in
lotteries and surveys from unsolicited and unofficial
individuals and phoney companies when using social media and
other online platforms. The warning comes after a new online
phishing scam is being widely circulated on social media
such as Facebook and Messenger which is alluring consumers
to participate in a questionnaire survey in order to get
into a draw to win a brand-new Toyota Corolla.

The
link which is currently being circulated among Fijians
states “Congratulations! Toyota 80th Anniversary
Celebration! Through the questionnaire, you will have a
chance to get a Toyota Corolla.” The link urges consumers
to answer a quick questionnaire after which it captures the
user’s IP address. The page also displays fake comments
which are prominently positive. Some of the…

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