fake website

fake website

A website that is not a legitimate venue. For example, the site is designed to entice the visitor into revealing sensitive information, to download some form of malware or to purchase products that never arrive. See fake news, deepfake, fake fans and scareware.
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Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel led Congress Government in the state has devised a new online policy in order to check the practice of misuse of advertisement fund and for filtering fake website.
They usually direct recipients to enter personal information on a fake website which matches the look and feel of the legitimate site.
This fraudulent attempt often directs users to enter personal information on a fake website that looks like the legitimate site.
In one of the scams, attackers use a fake website that claims to offer a premium version of FaceApp.
The post has already been removed, but the fake website is still up and running.
Muscat : The Indian Embassy in the Oman has warned people not to fall victim to fraudsters operating a fake website claiming to offer visas.
They would then proceed to load the fake website or Facebook account with the same fake news they may have posted on Twitter or other social accounts in anticipation of tricking those who will try and cross-check the fake news.
Articles in Slovak have appeared on a fake website, which resembles the British newspaper Daily Mirror.default:svg width="23" height="23default:use xlink:efault:useefault:svdefault:svg width="22" height="22default:use xlink:efault:useefault:sv class="es-text-justifySlovak musician and writer Branislav Jobus, with a smile on his face, was bankrupted but managed to earn euro2.3 million from home.
Kli Ban Agarrado was arrested at a condominium in Manila on Wednesday after four months of surveillance on a fake website and a complaint page on Facebook he created, NBI deputy director Vicente de Guzman III said in a press conference yesterday.
The banking authority said UAE residents should avoid responding to it and opening any hyperlink, which may lead users to a fake website .
The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Monday nabbed four suspects who had defrauded 10,000 online users after developing a fake website of an international marketing company.