Facebook Survey Scam - "Reward for - Get your $100 VISA Gift Card"
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The email message below with the subject: "Thank You - Facebook Survey - Reward for Get your $100 VISA Gift Card," which claims that the recipients should complete a survey in order to get a $100 Visa gift card, is a scam. The link in the fake email message will take recipients who have clicked on it to malicious survey, software and phishing websites, which are created by cybercriminals to steal their victims’ money, personal and financial information. The links may also take recipients who have clicked on them to malicious websites that will infect their computers with viruses, Trojan or other malware. Therefore, recipients of the fake and malicious email message are asked to delete it and not follow the instructions in it.
We have also seen cases where potential victims are taken to websites where they are tricked into signing for premium phone services, and sent to fake Google Chrome survey located at:
The “Facebook Survey - Reward for Get your $100 VISA Gift Card” Email Scam
From: "Thank You - Facebook Survey" firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Apr 14, 2016 11:45 AM
Subject: Reward for Get your $100 VISA Gift Card
Finish the survey to get $100 visa gift card!
Note: Some of the names, addresses, email addresses, telephone numbers or other information in samples on this website may have been impersonated or spoofed.
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