www.wowvideoz.net - Fake Video Sharing Website and Facebook Application
September 12, 2014
November 11, 2013
We do not recommend that you visit the website www.wowvideoz.net and please do not allow it access to your Facebook account. The website appears to have a lot of indecent and violent videos, which it uses to lure persons to it. The website will not allow you to view its content, unless you give it access to your Facebook account.
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The Website www.wowvideoz.net
Allowing a malicious application access to your Facebook account, will put you at risk of getting scammed or having your Facebook account banned. This is because, the application will be able to retrieve your name, profile pictures, username, user ID (account number), networks, info you choose to make publicly available and will allow itself to post things to your Facebook Timeline or Wall
This is the information scammers and other cyber-criminals need in order to carry out their illegal activities.
This is how the application is posted on a Facebook Wall or Timeline
If you see the images above posted on your Facebook Wall or Timeline, please do not click on them, instead, report it to Facebook.
If you have already given this website access to your Facebook account, please remove it. Click here for instructions.
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