Facebook fraud

nothing new; common sense may be the best security feature…

Man falls victim to Facebook hackers ” (CCRC, 2 February 2009)

That Person Asking For $3000 On Facebook Might Not Actually Be Your Friend” (TechDirt, 9 February 2009)

About Audrey Guinchard

Senior Lecturer @ University of Essex (UK)
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1 Response to Facebook fraud

  1. Beems says:

    Exactly my thoughts .Even if the hacker had answered the personal questions posed to him correctly. The victim should still have called the friend via telephone to confirm.Or is there no telephone in Seattle?

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