Birthday Girl “Miley Cyrus” Video Leaked On Facebook

The American pop sensation and actress Miley Cyrus will be celebrating her 18th Birthday this week, and along with other celebrities, Miley is no stranger to hitting the headlines particularly on the worldwide web. In the past, the Disney come Hannah Montana star has endured some bad press, including that of photos taken and then shared out, after a hacker managed to get into her G-mail account and source them.

Unfortunately today sees yet another piece of news involving Facebook and Scammers that could potentially ruin Miley’s birthday bash. Graham over at NakedSecurity has kindly warned users if they access their Facebook, a message appears in front of them saying that if they click onto a specific link, it will automatically take them to a video showing that of Cyrus and her boyfriend, saying, “Watch Miley Cyrus With Her New Boyfriend!!! Wow She Went Too Far.”

If you carry on clicking away, then a rogue Facebook app greets you, basically trying to access your personal details, be it, your profile, wall etc, and the scammers try to get you to fill in an online survey. By doing this, you are not only allowing your details and the links to be distributed elsewhere, but the people behind the scam are making money on every survey followed through. If you find you are the victim of this or any other scam, remove it immediately from your news feed, and warn others.

Have you been the victim of this or any other scam on Facebook? What precautions do you take to keep safe on the web? Let us know. Head on over to NakedSecurity to find out more.