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Be aware of the ‘BBC Exclusive News Yeah They did this on live news’ virus

Scammers have crafted a new scam which is targeting unaware users.

The scam which is titled ‘BBC Exclusive News Yeah They did this on live news’ is being shared on the social media network Facebook.

The Facebook users will see a link on the timeline of their friends, this link will have the title ‘BBC Exclusive News Yeah They did this on live news’.

Once the Facebook user clicks on the link, they will be redirected to the malicious website which will try to serve the malicious code to the unaware Facebook user.

bbc exclusive news yeah they did this on live news
bbc exclusive news yeah they did this on live news

Once the user clicks on the play button, they will get the a screen which will demand them to share the malicious website of the ‘BBC Exclusive news Yeah they did this on live news’ scam.

bbc exlusive yeah they did this on live news video fake warning

bbc news virus
bbc news virus

Once the user has shared the website, they will be redirected to another malicious website which will demand them to install various malicious packages.

Take a look at the picture below, to see how many ‘malicious’ codes have been included on the malicious website.

bbc exlusive yeah they did this on live news video fake warning viruses
bbc exlusive yeah they did this on live news video fake warning viruses

Take a look at the security tips which will help you to stay safe. The following collection of security questions can be used to discuss the security status of your company.

Be aware of the various schemes which are luring unaware social media users. Use this checklist to control the security status of your social media account.