Scams continue to be a problem on Facebook, and the latest uses a ghoulish lure that we have seen before.
Messages are spreading rapidly on the social network claiming to be of a video that a photographer took three days before he committed suicide.
Or “commited” suicide, as the scam incorrectly spells it.
Photographer commited SUICIDE 3 days after shooting THIS video!
[LINK] This really must have been an awkward moment.
Hmm.. does that story about a photographer committing suicide ring any bells? Well, it should do if you’re a regular reader of the Naked Security site as a year ago we told you about a similar scam, although on that occasion it was claimed that a horrific photo (not a video) had caused a man to kill himself.
The story had *some* basis in truth back then, although not much. The photograph used in…
Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.
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