Friday, May 20, 2016

Scam Alert: Don't Accept These Facebook Friend Requests offers a scam alert dealing with false friend requests.

If you get a Facebook friend request from someone you're already friends with, chances are it's a scammer. 
Here's how it works: 
A nefarious individual recreates a person's Facebook profile using their profile photo and "About" information.
Then, the scammer sends "friend requests" to all of the targeted person's Facebook friends.
Experts warn that someone could learn a lot about you by gaining access to all that's on your profile, like status updates, location, date of birth and photos.

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