Clickjacking

Online quiz tackles mobile-related malvertising

An online quiz to help consumers spot digital malvertising that can result in unexpected mobile charges has been launched by UK regulator, PhonepayPlus.


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Shocking 17-year-old public high school antics clickjack unwary Facebook users into scam

Would you click on this?

It seems many Facebook users did. Wise up to the threat of clickjacking, or become an easy target for scammers.


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Giant snakes eating zookeepers and unwatchable videos – Facebook hit again by clickjacking scams

Facebook users are once again suffering from an onslaught of clickjacking survey scams, designed to fool them into unwittingly saying they “Like” a link to drive web traffic that simply fills the pockets of scammers.


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Facebook clickjackers said to make over $1 million a month, agree to stop spam

A firm at the centre of allegations that its affiliates flooded Facebook with spam and clickjacking attacks has agreed to clean up its act – after earning up to $1.2 million per month in gross monthly revenues.


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Facebook sues alleged clickjacking firm

Facebook has filed a law suit a firm who, they say, bombarded users with clickjacking scams that earned $1.2 million a month.


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Lady Gaga is still not dead – stop falling for Facebook scams

Once again, Facebook users are duped into believing that Lady Gaga has been found dead in a hotel bedroom.

You would think that the scammers would show a little more imagination – rather than using the same disguises time and time again. But, hey, if the scam is working for them – why change it?


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Man in wheelchair falls down elevator shaft – Facebook clickjacking scam

A shocking video of a man in a wheelchair falling down an elevator shaft? Is that really what you want to watch?

Well, if it is, then you’re just the kind of person that a newly-discovered Facebook scam is looking for.


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Hurricane Irene clickjacking scam on Facebook

States in the USA, such as Vermont and New Jersey, are continuing to deal with heavy flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene.

And we weren’t surprised to find internet scammers attempting to profit from other people’s misery.


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Lady Gaga found dead in hotel room? Beware Facebook clickjacking scam

Has Lady Gaga really been found dead in a hotel room?

A clickjacking scam which has spread rapidly across Facebook would certainly like you to think so.


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‘Boy reaction after his Ex girlfriend posted’ clickjacking Facebook scam

A new clickjacking scam spreading across Facebook poses as a video of a boy’s reaction after his ex-girlfriend posts on his wall.


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Dad walks in on Daughter Facebook clickjacking attack helps scammers earn money

Once again, scammers are running rings about Facebook’s built-in security measures by spreading a clickjacking scam between users’ accounts.


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Lily Allen: Marriage and Facebook clickjacking in the same weekend

Mind where you point that mouse, Lily Allen is a married woman!

Another weekend of Facebook scams, with everything from a revealing Lily Allen to a woman definitely enjoying a roller coaster.


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World funniest condom commercial? Facebook hit by viral likejacking attack

Messages are beginning to spread across Facebook, tricking users into clicking on links which claim to point to the world’s funniest condom commercial.

Facebook’s recently announced new security measures have proven ineffective against the clickjacking attack.


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Baby Born amazing effect? No, another Facebook likejacking scam

Messages are spreading rapidly across Facebook, as users get tricked into clicking on links claiming to show an amazing video of a big baby being born.


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The Twilight Breaking Dawn Facebook scam

Scam links to what pretends to be a “Twilight Breaking Dawn” game have affected many users of Facebook.

Don’t let your love for heart throbs Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart out-rule your head.


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Japanese Tsunami Launches Whale Into Building? It’s a Facebook clickjack scam

Sick-minded scammers are up to their dirty tricks again, trying to make a quick buck out of the Japanese earthquake and subsequent tsunami which has shocked people around the world.

This time they promise a video of a whale launched into a building by the power of the tsunami.


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