»

Facebook Video Scam - 'Malaysian MH17 Airlines Crashed with 289 Passengers'

 +
Facebook Video Scam - 'Malaysian MH17 Airlines Crashed with 289 Passengers'

Would you share this Article with others?

The post below: "Malaysian MH17 Airlines Crashed with 289 Passengers [Video]," is another Facebook video survey scam and hoax, which claims that you can watch a video of the Malysian MH17 airline crashing to the ground. 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 of Malaysian MH17 crashing to the ground on the fake CNN news website: http://www.newyouthjob.com/. So, do not be fooled into completing the surveys, liking or sharing the video scam.

Note: The fake CNN news website name or address may change, so look out for the same scam and hoax on different websites.

The Video Scam: 'Malaysian MH17 Airlines Crashed with 289 Passengers'

The Video Scam: Malaysian MH17 Airlines Crashed with 289 Passengers
Malaysian MH17 Airlines Crashed with 289 Passengers [Video]!
http://www.newyouthjob.com/

If you click on the post or scam, you will be taken to the fake CNN website. Once on the website, the victim will be asked to complete surveys or share the same website before he/she can view the video.

Video Scam: To stat the video, please share it below

Now, sharing this web page will only help spread this scam to other Facebook users. And, completing the surveys will only generate revenue for the cybercriminals behind this scam.

The victim on the other hand, will not be able to view the video that they were promised, because it doesn't exist.

If you have shared this scam, remove the share Facebook post from your Timeline or Wall, because this will help stop the spreading of this scam.

If you are asked to share, "like", complete surveys in order to view a video, picture or other content, is the first sign that you are being tricked or scammed. You do not need to do any of these things in order to view any content on Facebook and the rest of the internet.

This video scam is similar to following:

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

Please share what you know or ask a question about this article by leaving a comment below. Also, check the comment section below for additional information, if there is any.

Remember to forward suspicious, malicious, or phishing email messages to us at the following email address: info@onlinethreatalerts.com

Also, report missing persons, scams, untrustworthy, or fraudulent websites to us. Tell us why you consider the websites untrustworthy or fraudulent.

If you want to quickly find answers to your questions, use our search engine.

You can help maintain Online Threat Alerts (OTA) by paying a service fee. Click here to make payment.

Comments, Questions, Answers, or Reviews
There are no comments as yet, please leave one below or revisit.

To help protect your privacy, please do not post or remove, your full name, telephone number, email address, username, password, account number, credit card information, home address or other sensitive information in or from your comments, questions, or reviews.

Write Your Comment, Question, Answer, or Review
Write your comment, question, answer, or review in the box below to share what you know or to get answers. NB: We will use your IP address to display your approximate location to other users.
Your comment, question, answer, or review will be posted as an anonymous user because you are not signed in. Anonymous posts cannot be edited or deleted. Sign-in.

More on Online Threat Alerts (OTA):
Facebook Video Scam - 'Malaysian MH17 Airlines Crashed with 289 Passengers'