A new scam is making its way around the Facebookrealm. The scam tries to feed on people’s curiosity by placing a post on people’s wall that reads, “HaHa… I would hate to be this person. Talk about embarrassing!!! Can you believe they posted that on their Facebook?” Below you will see a picture of what the scam looks like. It will appear in your feed as if one of your friends posted it. Don’t fall for it!
If you click on the link it will take you to a website that basically attempts to steal your Facebook credentials. See the picture below. Notice that the websitepresents itself as Facebook wanting you to login. If you do this they will steal your credentials and use your Facebook account to spread further havoc. In the picture below, you will notice the URL highlighted at the top. Notice it says, “futurejobstodayb.com/b1/b1us/”. This is not Facebook. That is a sure fire sign that this is a SCAM!
If you have fallen victim to such a scam, immediately change your Facebook password. To do this open Facebook, go to “Account”, then “Account Settings”, and then find the line that says “password”. There will be an “edit” link which is where you go to change your password.