A Reminder For The Country To Be Careful About Fake Job and Investment Schemes
The National Privacy Commission (NPC) has dispatched a test into whether telecom organizations (telcos) and installment stages practice due determination and responsibility in executing with information aggregators comparable to instant messages extending to counterfeit employment opportunities and venture Schemes.
An interagency bunch has likewise been made to battle smishing and text spams.
In an assertion, the NPC said it requested telcos Globe Telecom Inc., Smart Communications Inc. furthermore, Dito Telecommunity Corp. to submit reports and data on their information streams and exchanges including information aggregators inside five days.
The NPC likewise sent comparable request to the Union Bank of the Philippines and Globe Fintech Innovations Inc., which works the versatile wallet GCash, as these are the fundamental installment channels where casualties are being coordinated in instant messages to store their speculations.
It said the venture accounts become blocked off to the casualties after they have kept an enormous sum in return for getting a greater commission. Last week, the NPC brought the information security officials of telcos, web based business players and banks to examine current and future strides to address the increment in spam instant messages.