Despite the outbreak of the newarouse fear and astonishment in some people, some are using it to deliver scams. In Rio Grande do Sul there were several reports of people who were carrying out this type of crime.
According to some information, the suspects were intent on spreading viruses on electronic equipment to extract data from users and even extort money from victims with false help from the.
In one of them, the victims are asked to inform their credit card details to perform a supposed exam that would detect the.
In another scam, the victims would have to click on what would be a map of the disease around the world, but they ended up having their cell phones blocked and the scammers took the opportunity to steal data.
Through this complaint, the Civil Police of Rio Grande do Sul is receiving other complaints about the respective case.
Virtual crimes, how to avoid?
Over the years, cybercrime has evolved strongly. Computer experts say that a way to avoid this type of scam would be to not pass any specific data, including bank details and personal information such as: name, date of birth and / or name of parents.
There are many cyber crimes in Brazil, where in most cases the suspects are identified and are not punished. This is because criminal laws in Brazil are not updated for these types of crimes.
In Paraíba, a health man also took advantage of this moment ofto record videos terrorizing the local population. With that, the State Civil Police ended up receiving the accusations and investigated the case to see if the news by the man was real.
After identifying that these were lies, the suspect ended up receiving a notification to appear at the police station and give explanations about the exposed case.
“I was taken by the circumstances, much more by the audios I received than by the situation that was actually occurring,” said the man. According to information, the suspect has been working in the health field for about 24 years, where he recorded a new video asking other people not to do the same.
How to avoid coronavirus?
Ways to avoid the virus are reported daily. One of the effective ways is to wash your hands well with soap and water, avoid large areas of agglomerations and also avoid any physical contact, such as kisses and hugs.
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