Another twitter scam is tricking people into thinking they can hack into their friend’s twitter account by clicking a link.
Have you seen this on your twitter stream?
“I just hacked my friends account with this website wow its worked for me thanks to [scam URL] Enjoy hacking“
It’s amazing how people believe such websites will give them instant access to their “friend’s” twitter password.
Does this site actually hack your friend’s twitter account?
No, it’s a scam. This website gives you false promises and wants you to promote their page, and you get hacked in the process.
- They want you to promote their scam website
- They will want you to sign up with affiliate survey sites (so they can make money)
- They will want you to download anonymous files (malware/ viruses)
- You actually end up letting them hack your computer and risk getting your twitter account banned
Here’s an example of their false promises:
“twitter Online hacker services are totally free, all you have to do is invite 15-20 different people. After you invite 15-20 more people to our site, you will be able to download the details. We retrieve data from twitter server. And since we hack it from twitter servers, the target does not know about the hacking process.”
Don’t fall for this twitter scam
These “hack a social media account” scams have been around for a long time. Why? because it’s a form of social engineering that that advantage of you by manipulating your emotions.The victim sets up this bait and trap website. The promise is too good to be true.
Are you an easy target for this twitter scam?
If you’re emotional and willing to give away any sensitive information such as your passwords or give access to your computer for hopes of a twitter password, beware. You’re most likely going to fall victim to this scam.
There’s many websites claiming to hack twitter such as:
The titles look very credible, but don’t be fooled:
How To Hack Anyone’s Twitter Account Online! – No Download Required
Twitter Hack – Learn How to Hack a Twitter Account in 3 Steps
Twitter Password Hack: Step By Step Guide
They will also try to make promises to you after you fulfill all their requests, such as mentioned above.
Did you fall victim to one of these password hacking sites?
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