Shop for free at Tesco? Beware – it’s another Facebook gift card scam

Graham Cluley
@gcluley

In the last few days we have warned Facebook users about scams spreading on Facebook claiming that the likes of ASDA, Argos, Pizza Hut, Tim Hortons and Starbucks are offering consumers gift cards and vouchers entitling them to free goods.

Now it’s the turn of British supermarket giant to find its brand abused by scammers attempting to earn money by driving internet traffic towards online surveys.

Here are some examples of what is spreading on Facebook right now…

Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.

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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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