General Cyber Safety Tips to keep in mind:

Economic Offenses Helpline: 155260 | Report at https://cybercrime.gov.in

  • Take screen shots of the fraudulent activity
  • Store the banks 24x7 helpline number
  • Immediately call the bank to verify and inform about the unauthorized transaction
  • Note the customer care executive's name
  • Block the card to avoid further misuse
  • Submit a letter or e-mail to the branch regarding the same
  • Give a written complaint to the police station whose jurisdiction you fall under

  • Never reply to such messages, calls, e-mails. They are fraudulent
  • If you have unfortunately fallen a prey to any of the above, do not delete it Save screen shots or images of the mails, messages take a print out
  • Give a written complaint to the police station nearest to you along with above evidences
  • Follow same procedures mentioned for economic offenses

Social Media Frauds: Helpline 8344701077 | Report at https://cybercrime.gov.in

  • Do not panic and delete the content, take a screen shot of the page
  • Save the content is in the form of an SMS and on email
  • If you are a minor, inform an adult especially parents and seek their help
  • You should report abuse on the platform eg - Facebook, Snapchat, WhatsApp, Instagram etc., if the content is objectionable
  • Write a complain to the nearest police station, attach evidences of the message or content ton hard copies, provide website links of the content

  • In case of a minor, inform your parent or a trusted adult
  • In case of no access to the account, ask friends and family to report
  • Identify the fake account
  • Report abuse on the social media platform
  • Complete the report mechanism procedure
  • Set up Two Factor Authentication of the account
  • Report to https://cybercrime.gov.in
  • Write a complaint to the nearest police station providing evidence

  • In case of a minor, inform your parent or a trusted adult
  • Try accessing your account using the “forgot password” technique
  • Report abuse on the social media platform
  • Set up Two Factor Authentication of the account
  • Report to https://cybercrime.gov.in
  • Write a complaint to the nearest police station providing evidence
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Matrimonial Site Frauds: Report at https://cybercrime.gov.in

  • Write an online complaint to the matrimony site
  • Save evidences of harassment or abuse of any form
  • Write a complaint to the nearest police station

Online Sexual Harassment: Report at https://cybercrime.gov.in

  • Save the content is in the form of an SMS and on email
  • If you are a minor, inform an adult immediately, especially seek help from parents, teacher, principal or counsellor
  • Immediately report abuse on the respective platform eg - Facebook, Snapchat, WhatsApp, Instagram etc.
  • Write a complain to the nearest police station, attach evidences of the messages
  • or content ton hard copies, provide website links of the content
  • It is a crime to share nude images or go LIVE stream (nude) with anybody online, especially our minors
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