Back in June, we had written about a new Facebook scam which was promising to give users Facebook credits for free. The scam said that you could get 2000 credits for free from Facebook. We have been monitoring the situation for a while now and it looks like the scam is spreading more rapidly in different versions.

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A new Facebook Scam is spreading on Facebook and has been spreading for the past few days. The scam is about a video and has the text “[Video] OMG This is what happened to his Ex Girlfriend!!!”. The scam also occurred earlier and has spread under several different messages.

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Speak Asia in Big Trouble; COO Arrested

The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Mumbai Crime Branch on Friday arrested Tarak Bajpai, COO of Speak Asia, and four other officials for financial irregularities and unearthing a multi-crore scam in which over 13 lakh investors have been cheated.

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A new scam is spreading on Facebook right now and it has several similarities to earlier scams like Brother Rapes and Kills His Sister, A Girl Raped by Her Teacher in the Classroom and the Ex Girlfriend Revenge Video scam.

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Another new video related Facebook scam is spreading rapidly on Facebook. The scam is similar to earlier scams like the Brother rapes and ills sister scam, Girl raped by Teacher in Classroom scam and the Ex Girlfriend Revenge Video scam where pictures of scantily clad women or couple in compromising positions accompany the updates.

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Just as I was writing about the new Marika Fruscio Facebook Scam I came across another scam that is rapidly spreading on Facebook with the text “99% of people can’t watch this video more than 25 seconds!!! I dare you to watch more than 25 seconds from this video!”.

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A new Facebook scam is spreading across the site. This time the scam takes a more personalized approach with wall posts that contain a user’s name with a message which varies.

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A new Facebook scam is rapidly spreading on the social networking site with the message “OMG.. Look What THIS Kid Did to His School After Being Expelled! WARNING: Graphic Content!”

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Gmail now displays suspicious email warnings if the email account sending you an email is compromised. The Gmail suspicious email warnings might be limited to Gmail accounts only.

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Osama Bin Laden Wikileaks Video Scam

Yesterday, a Facebook scam was spreading across about a Shocking NEW VIDEO of Osama Bin Ladens DEATH!!!. The video was obviously fake but it spread wildly across Facebook.

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Osama Bin Laden Death Video Facebook Scam

Yesterday marked a big day in world history where the FBIs most wanted terrorist was killed in a US attack. However, it looks like several scammers are now taking advantage of the situation and spreading fake videos on Facebook about Osama Bin Laden’s death.

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Justin Bieber

It looks like scamsters love to use celebrities to spread a widespread scam on Facebook. A new one doing the rounds right now is a scam which is spreading with the text “OMG Can’t Believe Justine Beiber Did This To A Girl”.

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Facebook AdSense Scam

In my research in unearthing Facebook scams, I have come across scams that entice users to watch a video, check who viewed their profile, give free Facebook credits for games, see how many times their profiles have been viewed and more. However, for the first time I have come across a scam that is targeted [...]

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Egypt Suicide Facebook Scam

A new scam is rapidly spreading on Facebook, this time it is spreading through tagged photos in Facebook albums. The scam basically makes use of Facebook Connect to gain access to a users account and then posts enticing photos to their album and randomly tags friends along.

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Facebook Profile Events Scam

Recently, I had written about Facebook scams spreading through Facebook events and it looks like the scam has now begun to spread rapidly. The new Facebook event scams is a new take on an earlier scam where users were enticed to click on links to see who viewed their Facebook profile.

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