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Amazing Effect - Web Camera: Another Facebook Like-Jacking Scam

[ 0 ] May 26, 2022

At OSM we have been making a consorted effort to inform you all of some of the virus and scams that are circulating around the massive social network Facebook. Some of the recent reports include the apparent addition of the Dislike button, the HCG diet and another that apparently tells you why you shouldn’t eat…

Facebook Scam/Virus: Introducing Facebook Digits!

[ 0 ] May 23, 2022

When it comes to virus and scams circulating around Facebook we have reported on quite a few in recent times. We are trying to raise awareness of them and help you not to keep spreading it further around the network, that way we can eventually prevent them from appearing at all with the help of…

Beware! New Facebook App Scam On The Loose

Beware! New Facebook App Scam On The Loose

[ 0 ] December 1, 2021

Facebookers keep an eye out, because yet another scam is on the run and it is similar to the ones we have seen before. Although instead of spamming, this one is nastier as it can access your personal information and pose as you, with the ability to post status updates, share links and look at…

Facebook files more lawsuits against cyber scammers

Facebook files more lawsuits against cyber scammers

[ 0 ] October 21, 2021

Facebook has once again cranked up their moral stand against cyber criminals by filing 3 lawsuits against scammers they have identified. The criminals include 2 men and an illegal Canadian company.

Latest Facebook Scam Compared to Previous

Latest Facebook Scam Compared to Previous

[ 0 ] July 22, 2021

There’s a new Facebook scam on the loose that users should beware of. A warning has been issued by Sophos about the viral scam which pretends to be about a photograph of a baby boy taken by his mother and contains a link, which people think is to the photograph and actually takes them to…