Advanced Alert – General Warning


Advanced Alert – General Warning

Scam artist will be actively looking to exploit Facebook users due to the current roll out of updates to the Timeline. Don’t fall prey to them. See the attached resources.

~Black Knight

Things to Avoid:
1. Facebook post or apps that claim you can remove/ delete/ do away with your Timeline.
2. Facebook post or apps that claim you can revert back to the old Timeline or Profile.
3. Facebook post or apps that claim you can change the color or theme of your Timeline and or profile.
4. Facebook post or apps that claim they will give you the New Facebook Timeline.

Resources:
Timeline Changes Are Coming – Beware of New Scams
http://facecrooks.com/Scam-Watch/Timeline-Changes-Are-Coming-Beware-of-New-Scams.html

Remove My Timeline – Facebook Spam
http://facecrooks.com/Scam-Watch/remove-my-timeline-facebook-spam.html

Beware Remove your Facebook Timeline scams
http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2012/05/29/beware-remove-your-facebook-timeline-scams/

Beware of ‘Remove Timeline’ Facebook Scams
http://www.pcworld.com/article/249071/beware_of_remove_timeline_facebook_scams.html

Scammers hope you hate Facebook’s Timeline
http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/technolog/scammers-hope-you-hate-facebooks-timeline-118028

Archived Scam Sniper Articles
The Facebook Timeline: What You Need To Know About Getting It, Scams And Removing It.
http://scamsniper.blogspot.com/2012/03/facebook-timeline-what-you-need-to-know.html

Facebook Timeline Removal and Color Change Scams.
http://scamsniper.blogspot.com/2012/02/facebook-timeline-removal-and-color.html

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