Be careful whom you befriend online : Experts

News September 20, 2022

Many scammers are exploiting social platforms by hiding behind fake profiles to scam vulnerable users. 

LGMS Berhad Executive Chairman and cybersecurity expert – Mr. Fong Choong Fook, said online friendships can only be more reliable when netizens learn to discern someone’s intentions instead of blindly believing everything they see or read on the screen.

“We have evolved into a society where we trust people easily. In the past, we preferred to meet someone physically and then get to know the person better, but now everything is online, and we just take what someone says at face value.”

Read the full article here from The Sun Daily.