Verify your account Facebook scam

By | June 11th, 2012|Categories: Scams, Social Media|Tags: , , , , , , , |

There appear to be three very similar facebook scams going around at the moment, all with the theme of Facebook Account Verification, and if you don't verify your accounts, something nasty is going to happen. Not that you will fall in a puddle of mud, but much worse, your facebook account will be closed. Well, what can I say ...... this isn't true - your Facebook account is not going to be closed if you don't verify your account, pay money or move to Scotland.  Its a scam. And its pretty   harsh one, these guys not only want you to spread it all around but they want you to allow them access to your account, to hack or steal your information.   You might see something like this This is a request for permission, you see that at the top, by clicking that blue allow button you are allowing the things on the left, which include.... Access to your basic information - Name, picture, gender , networks, user ID, friends list, and any other information that is public. Access to your profile information - Birthday,  hometown, City and Facebook [...]