Free Laptop for Students Scheme Reality | Link Check
According to Cyber experts, Viral Free Laptop for school and collage Students Link can be a scam where cyber criminals could be looking for your personal data. Either they can use the data to call and defraud you or for your identity theft.
About Viral free laptop link:
A website ‘pmssgovt.online’ is claiming to offer free laptops to Class XI – graduate students in the name of ‘Prime Minister National Laptop Scheme 2022’
The viral message says “Be Part of the successful students that will receive a laptop to help then in learning better, All you have to do – is to answer the questions.”
On Answering the questions, users are required to answer some more irrelevant question related to their personal identity and bank. Once you complete the questionnaires, it asks you to share that message to 5 Whats App groups or 20 friends.
- Fake Viral Link : – http://pmssgovt.online
Free Laptop Link Real or Fake:
As per PIB and our cyber security experts the viral Website is Fake. The Government of India is not running any such scheme.
A website ‘https://t.co/YwKnUPKbbV‘ is claiming to offer free laptops to Class XI – graduate students in the name of ‘Prime Minister National Laptop Scheme 2022’ #PIBFactCheck
▶️The Website is #Fake
▶️The Government of India is not running any such scheme pic.twitter.com/yZk1V3tA7H
— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) October 10, 2022
According to our cyber experts, this link contains a virus and can be a scam where fraudsters could be looking for your money, personal data or other details.
When we check the address of the link. We found it is not from any government site.
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