SSC Authority Fake Messages To Aspirants Fact Check: Staff Selection Commission is going to conduct the SSC CGL & SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exams in the month of March 2020. A message is being recieved by many aspirants regarding SSC Authority asking for more details and to click on the provided link.
Many aspirants have shared the screenshots of these messages with us and asked about whether It is real or fake? Some of RRB NTPC aspirants have also got these type of messages regarding RRB Authority asking for more details and click on the provided link. If you have also got these type of messages read the complete article to know about the credibility of the message and where It leads you to?
SSC Authority Fake Messages To Aspirants Fact Check: Overview
|Name Of The Organization||SSC Authority Fake Messages To Aspirants Fact Check|
|Name Of The Exams||SSC CGL & SSC CHSL Exams 2020|
|Name Of The Organization||Staff Selection Commission|
|Fact Checked By||Press Information Bureau|
|SSC Exams Date 2020||March 2020|
Here we have attached the screenshot of the messages which are shared by the SSC aspirants and RRB NTPC aspirants:
SSC Fake Messages Source Website
You can clearly see in the Images that these messages contains a external link, which is a shorten link of a website named https://www.iitmadras.online/gates.html (Check the Image below given as proof)
You can clearly see that the webite is selling Test Series for SSC Exams which costs Rs. 299/-. The website has mentioned that:
Today Last Date. Please Read Full. It Only takes 1 Min. SSC Our Expert Team Specially Designed Tests for all SSC Exams. If you sincerely learn concept from all tests then our team gives you a guarantee of selection. This Test series is designed By Professor from top University which is setting SSC Exams Paper this Year So only We know which part is important of SSC EXAMS this Year. We have an expert team to guide students Our test series have Unlimited tests + Sepcial Tests for all SSC Exams which cover all Exam (RRB,IBPS,RAILWAY,BANK,IAS, GATE etc) @ Rs 299 only This Rs 299/- will also refundable in the form of 100% Cashback within 48 Hour Validity of Test series: Lifetime. Our team intention is not to make money.we freely contributing to our education society. and we are also trying to help the poor students who doesn’t afford eynensive test series.
So this is a case of clickbaiting which is send by this Test Series selling site. And they have mentioned that the amount paid by you for test series will be refunded back to you as cashback.
But you may not get the cashback because the site is not credible. Here we have shared the Fact check of the message done by Press Information Bureau Of India.
SSC Authority Fake Messages Fact Check By PIB
Some of the aspirants have forwarded this message to Press Informatation Bureau Of India for reality check, whether the message is official or not? PIB Fact Check team has done the reality check of the message and shared a tweet on 20th February 2020 regarding reality of the news which is mentioned below:
PIBFactCheck #FakeAlert A message is being received by many aspirants regarding SSC authority asking for more details and to click on the provided link. #SSC has NOT sent any such messages. Beware of the clickbait!
A message is being received by many aspirants regarding SSC authority asking for more details and to click on the provided link.#SSC has NOT sent any such messages. Beware of the clickbait! pic.twitter.com/nQZ5W9D8C6
— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) February 20, 2020
Why You Have Recieved These Type Of Messages?
Here we have mentioned the probable reasons of getting these type of messages with name of SSC & Railway Authorities:
- You may have registered on any ‘Free Mock Test‘ website and they have shared your data i.e Mobile Number & Email Id with these sites.
- You may have commented your mobile number on any social media sites to join any SSC Preparation Group On Whatsapp.
- There may be a major data leak of registered candidates from SSC’s Official Site.
- You may have visited any malacious website or link related to free downloads.
Note: These are the probable reasons behind these clickbait messages.
How To Stay Safe From These Type Of Messages?
Team Examstocks has shared some Important tips to stay from these type of clickbaiting messages and links:
- First of all don’t click on these type of links (Shorten Links)
- Always use SSC’s official site for updates and profile details updation.
- Don’t register yourself on any Incredible websites for SSC Online Mocks.
- Don’t comment your personal contact details (i.e Mobile Number & E-mail id) on any social media sites.
- Always Ignore these types of E-mails and Messages which doesn’t contain official website’s links i.e https://ssc.nic.in.