Just received an email on January 22, 2012 from Carla McNeil about a new Facebook scam that she was hit with today.
While chatting with a friend on Facebook, she received this information in her chat window:
WARNING: Your account is reported to have violated the policies that are considered annoying or insulting Facebook users.system will disable your account within 24 hours if you do not do the reconfirmation. Please confirm your facebook account below:
Notice the typos in the message and, more importantly, the link she was told to click on. This link is in no way associated with Facebook.
Be careful when seeing messages like this and do not click on the links that you know are not part of Facebook.
To read more and see a screenshot visit Carla’s blog at http://butterflynetworking.com/4022/another-new-facebook-scam/.
A big thank you goes out to Carla McNeil for spreading awareness on this Facebook Scam!