Yet another scam is being reportedly spreading like wildfire after the recent scam about “Justin Bieber Stabbed by Crazed Fan Outside L.A. Nightclub!”
The new scam spreading on Facebook is titled – “Demi Moore Catches Ashton Kutcher Cheating on Video” and has a message – “The real reason Demi Moore is divorcing Ashton! Caught red handed, cheating with a stripper”
The message claims to show you a video of Ashton Kutcher being busted by Demi Moore as she caught him cheat on her with a stripper. This is a scam message that is spreading on Facebook. Please DO NOT click on the link provided with the message.
Clicking the post link takes you to the following page, which is designed to look like Facebook -
Clicking the play button will bring up a “share” box asking you to first share the message with your friends before you can watch the video. However, after having shred the video, you will be given a set of surveys to be completed, and there is no video shown.
Scammers create such scam messages to make money by tricking users to enter username, password and credit card number, or complete surveys. I suggest you to remove the scam from your news feed by clicking on the Xmark on the top-right corner of the post. Alternatively you can report the scam to the Facebook Security team.
Please note that scams like this use multiple domain and different web pages. You may see variations in the landing pages, but they are all the same.
As a precautionary measure, always check which applications you use and remove unwanted or suspicious ones. If you aren’t sure how to do it, you can always check our guide on removing apps from Facebook. In addition to that, don’t forget to check out our article about Avoiding Facebook Lifejacking and Clickjacking scams.