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Facebook Video Scam - "Shocking Video - Flight MH370 Found In Indian Ocean"

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Facebook Video Scam - "Shocking Video - Flight MH370 Found In Indian Ocean"

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The Facebook post below: "[SHOCKING VIDEO] Flight MH370 FOUND in Indian Ocean!" is another Facebook video survey scam and hoax, which claims that Malaysian Flight MH370 has been found in the Indian Ocean. This scam will trick you into 'liking', sharing or completing surveys, which it claims you have to do in order to watch the video in the post. But, there is no video, so do not be fooled into completing the surveys, liking or sharing it.

"[SHOCKING VIDEO] Flight MH370 FOUND in Indian Ocean!" Scam

Flight MH370 FOUND in Indian Ocean Facebook scam
[SHOCKING VIDEO] Flight MH370 FOUND in Indian Ocean!

[SHOCKING NEW VIDEO] Flight MH370 FOUND in Indian Ocean Just Secs Ago

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They have not found the missing plane of Flight MH370 and the plane in the photo above is not it. The plane is the Lion Air plane that crashed into the sea off Bali in 2013.

Lion Air plane that crashed into the sea off Bali in 2013

What the cybercriminals did was to remove name "Lion", in red writing, from the plane using photoshop or some other image editing software.

This scam is similar to the ones below. Please click on the links for more information.

Note: Some of the names, addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers in email samples on this website may have been impersonated.

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  • April 5, 2014 at 4:59 PM by an anonymous user from Gothenburg, Västra Götaland, Sweden

    who ever did this is evil,have mercy on the victims

    remove

  • April 5, 2014 at 1:19 AM by an anonymous user from Macquarie Park, New South Wales, Australia

    i can't believe they would do this for a scam.

    remove

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Facebook Video Scam - "Shocking Video - Flight MH370 Found In Indian Ocean"