Things to know about WhatsApp OTP scam
A new OTP WhatsApp scam creating panic among the mobile users and cybercrime investigation officials alerting the users. Cybercrime criminals sent a message citing they are friends to the victim and later they sent a message with OTP to the victim's WhatsApp mobile number. Later, they request the victim to forward the OTP as they mistakenly sent it to them. If the victim forwards the OTP then the victim's WhatsApp number will be blocked.
Later, the cybercriminals will share the OTP with the victim's contacts. Cybercrime investigation officials requesting the users not to forward any OTP's to anyone.