This Took Me About a Few Hours To Make Scam

If you get the DM or Direct Message "This took me about a few hours to make, hope you like it!", do not click the link in it! The scam message has a link in it that goes to a phishing website that asks for your Instagram/Facebook username and password. If you submit the requested information, the website will use a bot or robot to log into your account. Once the bot has signed into your account, it will DM the same message to everyone on your contacts.

This Took Me About a Few Hours To Make Scam

If you were tricked by the "This Took Me About a Few Hours To Make" scam, please change your Instagram/Facebook account password. This will stop the bots from sending the message to your contacts. It will also help stop the cybercriminals behind the scam from gaining access to your account and using it fraudulently or maliciously.

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  • July 28, 2021 at 12:31 PM by an anonymous user from: Peace River, Tumbler Ridge, British Columbia, Canada

    I got one of these messages from someone I follow. Nothing has happened yet but I’m worried. What should I do?

    • August 2, 2021 at 5:47 AM by an anonymous user from: Kings Hill, West Malling, England, United Kingdom

      Change your password. Should stop any problems

    • July 30, 2021 at 5:38 AM by an anonymous user from: Reading, England, United Kingdom

      change your password regardless! use a website like to generate a strong password. be careful out there

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