Feb. 8, 2024, 8:55 a.m. | Katrina Thompson

The State of Security www.tripwire.com

Last year, text scammers prowling around on messaging platforms like WhatsApp sent a staggering 19 million messages in December alone. When ploys like these can rake up over $10 million in a matter of months, it's easy to see why. Which WhatsApp messages are real this year, and which are not? With social engineering attacks , it's increasingly harder to tell. Here's a look at the most probable WhatsApp scams in 2024 and what you can do to avoid them. …

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