Video of Twitter phishing: The BZPharma ‘LOL this is funny’ attack

Graham Cluley

Twitter users are being warned about a widespread phishing attack spreading across the system, designed to steal the usernames and passwords of unsuspecting members.

Messages include

Lol. this is me??
lol , this is funny.
Lol. this you??

followed by a link in the form of

where ‘’ can vary. As we have seen many variations of the URL in its entirety, you would be wise to avoid clicking on any links which refer to at the very least.

Watch this YouTube video for more details…

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, on Mastodon at @[email protected], or drop him an email.