Hackers use phishing to swindle crores from potential EV buyers, dealers
In these scams, attackers send emails or advertisements to users offering them opportunities to become dealers or buyers of electric vehicles. They use such emails to direct users to fake websites and scam them out of money by asking for registration fees, etc
NEW DELHI: On December 6 last year, Twitter user Aniket Mudame posted a picture on Twitter detailing a document he received about opening an Ola dealership. Mudame wrote that he had received an email “for dealership of Ola Electric vehicles", which demanded ₹25000 from him, presumably to start his own dealership of the Ola Electric scooters.