Facecrooks reports a new spreading Facebook scam titled Chuck Norris dies at age 71! Not a Joke. Clicking the link on the Facebook wall post takes you to the following page designed to look like Facebook: The scammers are hoping that users will think this is Facebook and that the Premium Youtube plugin is legit. … More “Chuck Norris dies at age 71! Not a Joke.” – Facebook Scam
Every single day new scams appear on walls of our Facebook friends. “See who’s viewing your profile?”, “Watch this video, you won’t believe it!”, “OMG! See what this celebrity did!”, these and other scams are revealed every day on Facecrooks. Now they are present on Facebook as well. Go to https://www.facebook.com/Facecrooks, “Like” them and do … More CyberThreats Daily: Before you click it, check it on Facecrooks!
Why is Facebook spam so successful? Because unlike email spam, which comes unwanted to the mailbox, Facebook spam is propagated through user actions and driven by curiosity. The “Stalker” spam we’ve been seing so much of lately is another example of such. Being a network driven by social interactions, Facebook is most vulnerable to socially … More CyberThreats Daily: Curiosity fuels spread of Facebook spam