Be aware of the ‘Unidentified creatures living on woman’s fingers!’ Facebook hoax which is currently being shared on the social media network. The hoax is luring unaware users to a malicious website which will try to install malicious applications on the visitors devices.
The scammers or cybercriminals behind the scam, are using fake advertisments to install malicious applications.
If you visit the Unidentified creatures living on woman’s fingers website, you will be shown a ‘upgrade’ function for the video codec. This scam is often used to install a virus on a computer or device.
The hoax demands the unaware users to share and like the fake video, once the video has been shared they will be redirected to a website which will serve revenue generating ads. These ads are used by the cybercriminals as this allows them to earn a fast online revenue.
Hackers and cybercriminals will keep launching fake schemes as they provide a solid revenue for the hackers or cybercriminals. These hoaxes reach a lot of people and the hackers often post various schemes at once. This is possible, as they use a clickfarming generator for this.
We strongly urge everyone to take a look at these 100 security tips, use the social media guide to secure your social media accounts. If you are the owner of a company, or do you manage security people? Then ask them these 100 security questions. Take a look at this massive list of Facebook schemes, and stay aware!