BREAKING: Lil Wayne Nearly Dies In FATAL Car Crash! [VIDE0] :Facebook Scam

A new Facebook scam claims that Lil Wayne Nearly Dies In FATAL Car Crash! [VIDE0] in order to lure users to surveys and trick them into spamming their friends.

Heres’s an screen-shot of a message that is being seen spreading virally on Facebook, posing as a link to a BBC TV News report.

Lil Wayne Nearly Dies In FATAL Car Crash Screen-shoto message

Scam Signature Message:

BREAKING: Lil Wayne Nearly Dies In FATAL Car Crash!
[VIDE0]
news.bbc.co.uk

Alternate Message: 
Lil Wayne Left Near DEATH After Car Accident Moments Ag0! [VID]
BBC News: 2 Rappers Died, L1L Wayne Near Death in Car Crash [VIDE0]
Lil Wayne Left Near DEATH After Car Accident Moments Ago! [VIDE0]

Scam Type: Survey Scam, Click-jacking, Like-jacking

Trending: August 2011

Lil Wayne Nearly Dies In FATAL Car Crash Facebook Scam BBC Link Page

If click on the link it will redirect in to a webpage that pretends to contain a BBC News video report:

If you try to play the video as this is a clickjacking scam which attempts to silently say you “Like” the page when you click with your mouse.

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.

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