Market for bogus WeChat accounts still alive and well despite crackdown on illegal practice

//Market for bogus WeChat accounts still alive and well despite crackdown on illegal practice

Market for bogus WeChat accounts still alive and well despite crackdown on illegal practice

Would you sell your social media account to earn some cash? Some users of WeChat, China’s dominant messaging and social media platform, are still doing this in the black market despite a recent crackdown.The topic of “how much is your WeChat account” has gone viral on Weibo following a report that a resident from China’s central city was scammed out of 84,000 yuan (US$12,400) after he was added as a WeChat friend by a stranger and pulled into a bogus investment group.A month-old WeChat account…

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By | 2019-02-19T04:15:49+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Technology|Comments Off on Market for bogus WeChat accounts still alive and well despite crackdown on illegal practice