WhatsApp Gold

There have been different versions of the WhatsApp Gold (or WhatsApp Plus) message since 2016; it’s a longstanding scam, which claims that an exclusive, hidden version of WhatsApp.

The message invites users to click on a link to download the ‘upgrade’, which then directs them to a website full of malicious software. So, if you receive the message, don’t click on it. Just delete it straightaway.

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