Aadhaar Card Fraud: Are Aadhaar Cards Given At The Time of Hotel Booking? Your Bank Account May Gone Empty
The incidents of cybercrime are increasing rapidly in the country. In such a situation, awareness is very important. If you also share your Aadhaar card for hotel booking or any other service, then you are making a big mistake. This mistake of yours can empty your bank account. Besides, cybercriminals can also commit many other frauds on you.
Cyber thugs can fraud you in many ways through an Aadhaar card. Let us tell you, that your Aadhaar card contains your biometric and personal details. Along with this, the Aadhar card is connected to everything related to banking and personal finance. Cybercriminals can take advantage of this and drain your bank account.
How Masked Aadhaar Card Protects You?
To avoid cyber fraud, you can get a Masked Aadhaar Card, which looks like a normal Aadhaar card, but in this Aadhaar card, instead of the 12-digit numeric code, only the last 4 digits are visible.
In such a situation, cyber fraud can never know your complete Aadhar card number. Masked Aadhaar cards can be easily downloaded from Maadhaar App.
How to download Masked Aadhaar Card?
To download a masked Aadhar card, you can pursue the below-mentioned steps:
- First visit myaadhaar.uidai.gov.in.
- After this, log in to download the Masked Aadhaar Card.
- Now enter your UID number and then the captcha code and then click on send OTP.
- OTP will be sent to the mobile number linked to your Aadhaar.
- After this enter OTP and click on the login option.
- After this go to the Service section and click on Download Aadhaar. Then go to your Review Demographic Data section and download Masked Aadhaar.
About The Author:
Yogesh Naager is a content marketer who specializes in the cybersecurity and B2B space. Besides writing for the News4Hackers blog, he’s also written for brands including CollegeDunia, Utsav Fashion, and NASSCOM. Naager entered the field of content in an unusual way. He began his career as an insurance sales executive, where he developed an interest in simplifying difficult concepts. He also combines this interest with a love of narrative, which makes him a good writer in the cybersecurity field. In the bottom line, he frequently writes for Craw Security.
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