Riyadh — The Saudi Banks Media and Awareness Committee warned about new financial fraud through fake news websites.
The Saudi Bank’s warning stated that the scammers impersonate a newspaper’s official identity and logo or create a fake newspaper website.
These websites promote news of lawyers specializing in financial crimes and recovering victims’ money.
The committee warned these fake news websites always publish a form to get victims’ information. The sites inform victims a specialized lawyer will contact them to discuss the return of their money.
People must check before clicking a newspaper website and should get the official link from the websites’ platforms.
People must not share their personal information on these websites.