The number of online scams has been increased a lot especially during the pandemic situation as a result of an increase in online activities, for instance, people started working online and many people now prefer shopping online. A recent report shows that cybercriminals have scammed a record amount from the people of the US. Americans lost about 7.6 Billion Dollars as a result of online fraud from 2017 to 2019. Now people have lost more than half the sum just in the year 2020.

Cybercriminals are using various tactics such as phishing, bluffing, and catfishing. Most scammers try to hide their original identities so that people cannot recognize who actually they are. Some of them try to take the confidential information of users by showing their credible profiles. Some criminals spread links on third-party websites so that they can steal the data from users when they click on such links. A new study has been published by the SocialCatfish, which shows…

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