LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Nebraska authorities say cybercriminals are taking advantage of the Barbie craze that’s sweeping the country.
According to Bellevue Police, crooks are posting scam links to see the movie or get free tickets.
But BPD says the only thing you’ll be downloading is viruses and spyware, that’s designed to steal your sensitive information.
Police shared some tips to protect yourself and loved ones. First, you’re urged to think before you click.
Cyberattacks are designed to grab your attention and get you to act impulsively.
Also, be cautious when you’re presented with an unexpected opportunity to save money.
Always remember if something seems too good to be true, it probably is.