A new Facebook scam claims that Red Arrow crashes during air show Video in order to lure users to surveys and trick them into spamming their friends.
In the latest scam seen surfacing on the social network, innocent users are being tricked into believing that they will see a video of a crash at an air show which resulted in the death of a British pilot.
An RAF Red Arrows pilot died when his plane crashed following a display at the Bournemouth Air Festival in Dorset.
Scam Signature Message:
Red Arrow crashes during air show Video
Scam Type: Survey Scam, Click-jacking
Trending: August 2011
If you click on the link it will redirect to following facebook page (Red Arrow crashes during air show Video):
It looks like you’re going to see a YouTube video of the Red Arrow crash at the air show. If you try to play the video as this is a clickjacking scam it will redirect the to survey page.
If you’ve been hit by a scam like this, remove the messages and likes from your Facebook page – and warn your friends not to click on the offending links.