Amy Winehouse death video scams appear on Facebook

Graham Cluley
@gcluley

Troubled singer Amy Winehouse was found dead in her North London home today, making headlines around the world. Within four hours, cold-hearted scammers were taking advantage of her death on Facebook.

If you see links like the following in your newsfeed, please don’t click on them.

Amy Winehouse is dead!!
Leaked Video!! Amy Winehouse On Crack hours before death
[LINK] Amy Winehouse getting high on crack just hours before she died

Video leaked of amy winehouse’s death!!! Warning: Graphical Content.
[LINK] Amy Winehouse OVERDOSE VIDEO LEAKED! – RIP AMY

Amy Winehouse Night Before Death Video
[LINK] Warning : 18+

SHOCKING – Amy Winehouse’s Final Minutes
[LINK] A video has surfaced of…

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Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.

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