Since few days their is a new WhatsApp scam doing round on the Internet. Users are getting messags to download WhatsApp Gold or the WhatsApp plus. The message says that you will get extra features if you download the WhatsApp Gold, but that is just a Hoax. Your phone will get lots and lots of virus and your data will be compromised if you download the WhatsApp Gold or the Plus feature.
This Gold version of fake WhatsApp Gold went viral last year where millions of people downloaded the app and this year in the start of 2019, this virus is back again and doing rounds on the internet just like last year.
Don’t Download the New WhatsApp Gold Feature, It’s a Virus
The Facebook owned app is the most popular messaging application used billions of people world wide has it’s own set of drawbacks. This biggest disadvantage WhatsApp has that lots of fake app on the name on WhatsApp are available on Play Store and so people are getting mislead between the original and fake app.
One of such fake update available on Internet is the WhatsApp Gold or WhatsApp Plus. The Plus version of Whatsapp was first seen in 2016, Once you install this update, your phone will be filled will lots and lots of virus and malware which will land your phone into lot of trouble and put your personal data into danger.
WhatsApp has already said that they have nothing to do with WhatsApp Plus and WhatsApp Gold and also said Plus has no relationship with the official app of WhatsApp and we do not support Plus and on the other hand it is said that Martinellie scam is fake and WhatsApp Gold ia a Hoax doing rounds on the internet and everyone is advised to install the official app of WhatsApp from Play Store or App Store and stay away from any other fake Apps and rumours.
— TechBuzz Ireland 👨💻 (@techbuzzinfo) January 2, 2019
A video is getting circulated on WhatsApp which tell you to download it which will give your some premium & extra features. Please don’t download that and spread the word about the fake app so that your friends also don’t download it.