Facebook Video Scam: "Shocking Cannibalism Man Eats Another Man Live on Chinese Subway"
December 30, 2013 9:47 PM
The Facebook post below with the title: "SHOCKING CANNIBALISM! Man eats another man live on chinese subway", is a Facebook 'like/share' scam. The scam will trick you into 'liking' and sharing it, which the cybercriminals behind it will benefit from. The actual video is located at LiveLeak.com (see link below). Cybercriminals will use graphic or fake images, which they claim is a video, to trick gullible Facebook users into clicking on, thinking they will be able to view the video depicted by the image.
The 'SHOCKING CANNIBALISM Man eats another man live on chinese subway' Facebook Scam
SHOCKING CANNIBALISM! Man eats another man live on chinese subway
Click on photo to see worst cannibalism ever
If you click on the Facebook post, you will be taken to the malicious website below:
The Fake Facebook website v.abandonwarehouse .com
SHOCKING CANNIBALISM! Man eats another man alive on chinese subway
[Full Video] Share this video to watch
This website will ask you to share it on Facebook in order to view the video. But, this is a trick to get you to share this fake video website, which will only help spread it to your friends.
Remember, the actual video is located at:
If this post appears on your Facebook Wall/Timeline, please report it to Facebook and tell your Facebook friends the post appeared to have been sent from, that their Facebook accounts may have been compromised, or they have a malicious Facebook application installed.
Tell them to click on the link below for information on how to remove an application from their Facebook accounts.
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Also, the same friend that this Facebook post came from, probably was tricked into sharing.