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Clickjacking, Cursorjacking, Likejacking

Clickjacking is “a malicious technique of tricking a Web user into clicking on something different from what the user perceives they are clicking on, thus potentially revealing confidential information or taking control of their computer while clicking on seemingly innocuous web pages. 461 more words

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Don't get 'clickjacked' - you won't 'like' it

Be careful what you click. A simple click on the web could mean money to someone — and trouble for you. “Clickjacking” is the latest trick scammers are using to find victims. 467 more words


Zuckerberg Thumbscrew a new Facebook app

The latest Facebook ‘app‘ is of German origin: the Zuckerberg Thumbscrew… an old device of restrain and pain put to new use after the recent FB  212 more words


Victory For Washington State AG Over Facebook Scammers

Facebook users might well celebrate the outcome of a lawsuit brought by Washington State officials against a US-based advertising firm.

Adscend Media have promised to stop littering news feeds with fraudulent messages that often appear to have been posted by a Facebook user’s friends. 225 more words


Facebook clickjackers said to make over $1 million a month, agree to stop spam

A firm at the centre of allegations that its affiliates flooded Facebook with spam and clickjacking attacks has agreed to clean up its act – after earning up to $1.2 million per month in gross monthly revenues. 868 more words


Facebook sues alleged clickjacking firm

Facebook has launched a lawsuit against the owners of Adscend Media, alleging that they developed and encouraged others to spread spam using a variety of tactics – including clickjacking. 435 more words