Police warn of Whatsapp Zara scam
National Police have issued a warning over a new 'phishing' scam on Whatsapp.
Messages are received on the popular app claiming you can obtain a €150 or €500 voucher for Zara by clicking on a link.
The message is not related to the high street store giant and police warn its main target is 'phishing' - to obtain your personal details for other uses.
National Police have warned users that the link only wants to obtain your detials, send you malmare viruses or sneek in premium SMS text messages.
Users are advised to ignore the message or delete it completely.
Experts warn users that large companies do not uses these methods to promote themselves, and that the vast majority of such messages are scams.