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Facebook clickjackers said to make over $1 million a month, agree to stop spam

Facebook clickjackers said to make over $1 million a month, agree to stop

A firm at the centre of allegations that its affiliates flooded Facebook with spam and clickjacking attacks has agreed to clean up its act - after earning up to $1.2 million per month in gross monthly revenues.

Facebook sues alleged clickjacking firm

Facebook sues alleged clickjacking firm

Facebook has filed a law suit a firm who, they say, bombarded users with clickjacking scams that earned $1.2 million a month.

'Boy reaction after his Ex girlfriend posted' clickjacking Facebook scam

'Boy reaction after his Ex girlfriend posted' clickjacking Facebook scam

A new clickjacking scam spreading across Facebook poses as a video of a boy's reaction after his ex-girlfriend posts on his wall.

Dad walks in on Daughter Facebook clickjacking attack helps scammers earn money

Dad walks in on Daughter Facebook clickjacking attack helps scammers earn money

Once again, scammers are running rings about Facebook's built-in security measures by spreading a clickjacking scam between users' accounts.

Lily Allen: Marriage and Facebook clickjacking in the same weekend

A weekend of seedy clickjacking scams on Facebook

Mind where you point that mouse, Lily Allen is a married woman!

Another weekend of Facebook scams, with everything from a revealing Lily Allen to a woman definitely enjoying a roller coaster.

World funniest condom commercial? Facebook hit by viral likejacking attack

World funniest condom commercial? Facebook users hit by viral likejacking attack

Messages are beginning to spread across Facebook, tricking users into clicking on links which claim to point to the world's funniest condom commercial.

Facebook's recently announced new security measures have proven ineffective against the clickjacking attack.

Baby Born amazing effect? No, another Facebook likejacking scam

Baby Born amazing effect? No, another Facebook likejacking scam

Messages are spreading rapidly across Facebook, as users get tricked into clicking on links claiming to show an amazing video of a big baby being born.

BBC News/Dad walks in on daughter Facebook scams

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Facebook continues to be hit hard by scammers. This time they are pretending to be BBC News and playing to the curiosity of Facebook users who want to see the video "Dad walks in on daughter... EMBARRASING!!!".

Facebook adds speed bump to slow down likejackers

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Facebook has introduced a new security measure that intends to slow down likejacking. Does it work, and is this method strong enough to make a difference?

Italian Facebook likejacking targets more than 107,000 users and Facebook account confirmation scam returns

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Facebook likejacking scams have hit more than 107,000 Italians. New scams proclaiming that Facebook is overcapacity try to convince you to "Confirm your activity" and even give advice on how to disable security features.

When a Facebook friend gets Clickjacked, what should you do?

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Last night, I checked my FaceBook page and noticed a strange post from a friend. The page had all the characteristics of a Facebook ClickJacking page: A link to an amusing/salacious video but in French.

New teacher from behind Facebook likejacking attack leads to survey scam

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Thousands of Facebook users are still falling victim to likejacking attacks on the social networking service. Considering how successful these scams are, is it time for Facebook to take more aggressive action to shut these down?

What is FouTube? Viral Facebook clickjacking video scams explored

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FouTube, FbVideo, YoTube.. What are these sites?

And why should you be wary of odd video links on Facebook?

Japanese tsunami video exploited by clickjackers

Japanese tsunami video exploited by clickjackers

An unashamed "Likejacking" site has stooped to the level of exploiting the recent and devastating tsunami in Japan as a drawcard.

This is just not acceptable business practice.

Charlie Sheen has NOT been found dead in his house, despite what Facebook clickjackers say

Charlie Sheen has NOT been found dead in his house, despite what Facebook clickjackers say

Scammers claim Charlie Sheen has died from a cardiac arrest and been taken away in an ambulance.

But it's all a Facebook scam to earn revenue by tricking users into taking surveys.

Charlie Sheen is one sick puppy and other Facebook scams

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It was only a matter of time.

For people who are following Charlie Sheen's insanity, the meme has spawned its own Facebook attack.

Christina Aguilera got arrested video scam spreads virally on Facebook

Christina Aguilera got arrested video scam spreads virally on Facebook

The latest scam - which innocent Facebook users are being tricked into clicking on - involves a message about Christina Aguilera, who was arrested in an intoxicated state earlier this week.

Guy who took a picture of his face for 8 years FouTube Facebook scam

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FouTube has found its way back into Facebook scams. In this iteration users are being likejacked into promoting a video of a man who took his photo every day for 8 years.

Fortunately it's a real video on YouTube, just don't click the links on Facebook.

Fiona Xie sex videos clickjack Facebook users

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In the last 24 hours, admirers of Singapore celebrity Fiona Xie have been tempted into clicking on a link which has spread virally via Facebook.

Cheryl Cole clickjacking on Facebook, posing as a BBC news report

Cheryl Cole clickjacking on Facebook, posing as a BBC news report

Clickjacking scammers pose as BBC News report and Cheryl Cole paparazzi pictures to earn money via Facebook.