"WhatsApp Account Will Expire Soon" Scam and the Malicious Website www.wspp.im
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A Copy of the Text Message (SMS)
Your WhatsApp account (614########) will expire soon.
Would you like a free one-year WhatsApp membership?
Can't click on the link?
Click on the "Add" button on upper-right corner. Then click on "Create New Contact". Type "WhatsApp" as user name and save.
Close WhatsApp completely and restart. Open the message and click on the link!
The text message above came from the telephone number 669-1784-4933.
This how the website www.wspp.im/ looks
You haven't enter your phone number!
Type the exact URL you have got with the message.
Add your phone number to the end of the URL:
Ex. ( 61xxxxxxxxx )
The antivirus software maker AutoShun, classifies this website as suspicious.
The website www.wspp.im, is not associated with WhatsApp and only collects telephone numbers, which the cybercriminals behind it will use to scam the holders of these numbers.
Note: Some of the names, addresses, email addresses, telephone numbers or other information in samples on this website may have been impersonated or spoofed.
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