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Why mobile financial scams are so prevalent in META regions

By Puja Sharma

June 13, 2023

  • APAC
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cybersecurity Risks

Certain mobile financial apps offer seemingly legitimate microlending services, however, they were found to engage in scams and collect personal data from users’ smartphones. Around 14% of installs of potentially unwanted mobile financial apps on Android phones were made by users in META Region. Throughout 2022 and the first quarter of 2023, 14% of installs […]

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