EPFO has issued a warning for its subscribers. EPFO has shared some very important things while issuing a warning to its subscribers to be safe from cyber fraud. EPFO has asked the subscribers to beware of fake phone calls and messages.
He said that EPFO never asks its members for their personal details on phone calls, emails and social media. EPFO told its members that they should never share their UAN number, password, PAN number, Aadhaar number, bank account details, OTP or any other personal details or financial details with anyone.
EPFO or its employees never ask for account details
EPFO has told the account holders that EPFO or its employees never ask for your details on any social media platform like message, phone call, e-mail, WhatsApp. He said that if any EPF account holder receives any such phone call, message or message on social media, in which a person claiming to be an employee of EPFO asks you for any details, then be alert. In such cases, never share any of your details with anyone and immediately report it to the local police or cybercrime branch.
Report fake calls or messages to the police immediately.
Let it be said that the gangs involved in cybercrime trap simple people in their net and blow away all the money deposited in their account in the blink of an eye. The gang members contact people through phone calls, messages, emails or social media and pretend to be employees of EPFO and obtain secret details related to their EPF account and bank account. After which it becomes very easy to withdraw money from your account.