Title: Facebook Profile Spy/Watcher Scam
Scam Name: Facebook Profile Spy/Watcher Scam
Scam Signature Message: Find out who is looking at your profile.
Scam Link: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=209645259791
Scam Type: LikeJacking and possibly distribution of malicious programs
Why it’s a Scam: Profile Trackers are against Facebook TOS. The “activate” profile spy, you must first invite all your friends to the group. You will then receive an email with a link that you must click on [this may contain malware].
How to Deal with the Scam:
If you did make the mistake of passing the link onto your friends, you should clean-up your newsfeed and profile to remove references to the link. If you receive an email from the group, do not open it – delete it immediately.
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