Be aware of the Facebook scam which is titled “EXCLUSIVE VIDEO – Live Video Footage Leaked of Michael Brown being SHOT BY COP”.
The scam is using the accident in the United States to lure unaware users to a malicious website.
The malicious website scam promises the unaware users that it has the leaked footage of the shooting of Michael Brown. The “Live Video Footage Leaked of Michael Brown being SHOT BY COP ” Facebook scam is currently being shared on Facebook.
The Facebook scam demands the users to share the malicious “Live Video Footage Leaked of Michael Brown being SHOT BY COP” scam to their Facebook timeline. Once the user has shared the malicious tape, they will be redirected to another malicious website which will try to serve them a malicious survey. They will claim that it is needed to “unlock” the video as the video is locked.
Do not get fooled as this is a scam and the scammers do not have the official video. The “Live Video Footage Leaked of Michael Brown being SHOT BY COP” Facebook scam is just abusing the accident in the United States.
The hackers are also using the following names on Facebook to lure users to the malicious website:
[Leaked Video] Unseen video of Michael Brown killing by Ferguson police leaked by an anonymous witness tonight.
Please share this information with your friends so they will not be fooled.