Okay, I don’t want to speak ill of the dead, but Facebook users really need to wake up!
It is entirely possible some troubled teenager could commit suicide after seeing something someone posted about them, on Facebook.
FACEBOOK ALERT: The link circulating around Facebook “This Girl Killed Herself After Dad Posted This On Her Wall” is a SCAM, even potentially dangerous.
You may have even seen it recently, even though it is said to have occurred years ago! It was already out this year around August/September.
How do I know it is a scam?
- The URL http(s)://apps.facebook.com is for Facebook Apps, not profiles, pages or groups. When a person or group wants to raise awareness or gain visibility, it usually isn’t in the form of an app. A Facebook App is for connecting external services such as desktop/mobile apps or 3rd-party websites.
- When a person or group wants to raise awareness of something, they don’t make you “LIKE” the cause, group or page, before allowing you to read the information.
- This same post went around several months ago and has been around for a couple years.
This Facebook message is known to have ties to Web-Browser-Hijacking, Click-Hijacking, Malware, Spyware and Computer Viruses. In fact, if you clicked on the message using a Micro$lop Windoz computer and Micro$lop Internet Explorer, there is a very high likelihood YOUR PC IS ALREADY INFECTED. If you went through the steps to read about this tragic story and are not using an Apple or Linux computer, you absolutely need to have your computer checked out by a professional.
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