How to Recognize and Avoid Phishing Scams | Nowadays we all must have seen that almost everyone has a smartphone in their hand and people use it according to their needs. Whether it is online banking, playing games, taking online classes, sending money, etc., many things can be done with the help of a smartphone in a snap. Just for this mobile should have internet and app if we talk about apps, not one but many apps are available for almost everything but the question is how do we know if it is a fake app or not? Many times it happens that people install fake apps in their smartphones without thinking and then face many kinds of problems so today we are going to tell you how you can identify fake apps and avoid scams.
You have to pay special attention that after installing any app in your mobile, the battery of your mobile starts draining fast. Once you recognize that, you should uninstall that app immediately, because that app might contain a virus.
letter of the name
Pay special attention to the letters in the name of any app you are downloading or using. If it looks good to read its name but there is something wrong with the letters then never install such an app, because it can be a fake app that can empty your bank account in a blink of an eye.
Pay attention to permissions
When you have downloaded any app on the smartphone and at the time of installation that app asks you permission for bank account, mobile number etc. and when it has nothing to do with this app remove such app from your smartphone immediately. Otherwise you may become a victim of fraud.
Ratings and reviews
Whenever you download any app from play store always read its rating and review specially. About ratings and reviews people tell about the app whether the app is genuine or if there is any problem with the app especially read the reviews of loan giving apps and banking apps as these are where you will find maximum fake apps that work to cheat..