Be aware of the ‘Norman Reedus dead ‘the walking dead’ star killed in motor crash’ hoax.
Cybercriminals have armed the Norman Reedus dead ‘the walking dead’ star killed in motor crash hoax with a malicious survey which will try to install a malicious application on the unaware visitors device.
The hackers are spreading various schemes and hoaxes as these schemes will provide them a solid online revenue. Other hackers choose to infect their unaware visitors with malicious applications. These applications allow the hackers to infect the unaware users. Once the hackers have infected the unaware users, they will be able to control their device.
The crafted schemes target unaware internet users, they lure the unaware users to a malicious website which will demand them to share and like the video first.
Once the users tries to play the malicious video on the website, the user will be stopped and forced to enter a survey to ‘verify their account’. This is a method used by cybercriminals to earn a revenue from the hoaxes and malware that they share on the internet. Once a malicious application has been installed on the victim computer the cybercriminal will be able to take full control of the computer. Allowing it to use new private pictures of the victims to start a new hoax.
This scheme was launched via:
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