Beware of Friendships With Strangers on Social Media: Immoral pictures are solicited while making friends with people by creating fake accounts on social media. These images are later blackmailed.
These views were expressed by Muhammad Asad-ur-Rehman, Chief Technology Officer, Cyber Security of Pakistan while talking about blackmailing through social media.
Explaining the details, he said that on social media, many criminals try to make friends with people by creating fake accounts in the name of girls and then share their immoral pictures.
They are later blackmailed and asked for money using their immoral images.
They are threatened to go viral on social media if they do not pay. In the same way,
criminals make friendship with girls by posing as rich boys by creating fake accounts and asking them for immoral pictures by making false marriage claims.
He said that people should beware of such criminals and fake social media accounts and only keep in touch with their acquaintances on social media.
Avoid befriending strangers and Don’t share your personal information and photos otherwise you could be blackmailed. so please Beware of Friendships With Strangers on Social Media