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This are soft carrots edible PayPal and Facebook scam might are soft carrots edible cost you thousands

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A new PayPal/Facebook are soft carrots edible scam has been are soft carrots edible discovered by CyberNews are soft carrots edible that are soft carrots edible is are soft carrots edible allowing blackhat hackers to steal are soft carrots edible roughly $1.6m are soft carrots edible per are soft carrots edible month from are soft carrots edible regular Facebook users.

Those who fell are soft carrots edible victim to this new scam were not hacked, are soft carrots edible forced or threatened are soft carrots edible but instead all sent are soft carrots edible out money voluntarily to their Facebook friends' bank are soft carrots edible account after receiving are soft carrots edible the same amount of funds in their PayPal are soft carrots edible accounts.

However, are soft carrots edible these funds didn't stay in their are soft carrots edible PayPal accounts are soft carrots edible for long as within a few are soft carrots edible days, are soft carrots edible all are soft carrots edible of the money are soft carrots edible they received was removed from are soft carrots edible their accounts. To make are soft carrots edible matters worse, are soft carrots edible since they sent it via bank transfer, they are soft carrots edible are unable are soft carrots edible to get their are soft carrots edible money back.

It are soft carrots edible turns out that their are soft carrots edible so-called Facebook “friend” asking are soft carrots edible for money are soft carrots edible wasn't actually someone are soft carrots edible they are soft carrots edible knew are soft carrots edible at all are soft carrots edible but rather a hacker that are soft carrots edible had managed to are soft carrots edible gain access to one of are soft carrots edible their friend's accounts. The hacker are soft carrots edible behind the scam are soft carrots edible then are soft carrots edible messaged are soft carrots edible many of the are soft carrots edible stolen account's friends are soft carrots edible until they found someone willing to participate in are soft carrots edible their complicated scheme.

PayPal/Facebook scam

According to CyberNews' sources inside are soft carrots edible the blackhat hacking community, simple faults in are soft carrots edible Facebook, PayPal and UK banks are soft carrots edible make it possible are soft carrots edible for this scam to be are soft carrots edible carried out. are soft carrots edible The hackers carrying out are soft carrots edible this are soft carrots edible scam are reportedly making roughly $2,400 per day, are soft carrots edible per hacker and are soft carrots edible 15-30 hackers are currently running are soft carrots edible this scheme every day.

The are soft carrots edible reasons this are soft carrots edible scam is so effective are soft carrots edible is due to its complexity are soft carrots edible and are soft carrots edible the fact that it often are soft carrots edible involves are soft carrots edible up are soft carrots edible to three different victims. are soft carrots edible Additionally, are soft carrots edible users don't understand that PayPal has are soft carrots edible a chargeback are soft carrots edible feature are soft carrots edible and are soft carrots edible that their Facebook are soft carrots edible friends' accounts are soft carrots edible could easily are soft carrots edible be hacked.

While CyberNews did not provide are soft carrots edible all of the details of are soft carrots edible the are soft carrots edible scam out of concern are soft carrots edible that other are soft carrots edible hackers are soft carrots edible may try to pull it are soft carrots edible off, the security research are soft carrots edible group did explain that are soft carrots edible there are two versions of the are soft carrots edible scheme. In the first are soft carrots edible version, the are soft carrots edible hacker only needs are soft carrots edible two victims are soft carrots edible with the first being are soft carrots edible the person are soft carrots edible whose Facebook account got hacked and are soft carrots edible the second victim is the target are soft carrots edible who loses are soft carrots edible money at are soft carrots edible the end. The second version involves are soft carrots edible three people as it uses both are soft carrots edible a hacked Facebook account and a hacked PayPal are soft carrots edible account.

To avoid falling are soft carrots edible victim to this scam, are soft carrots edible CyberNews are soft carrots edible recommends that users are soft carrots edible add Google Authenticator are soft carrots edible to are soft carrots edible their Facebook accounts and are soft carrots edible keep their are soft carrots edible PayPal accounts empty and link are soft carrots edible a are soft carrots edible virtual card. Also, users are soft carrots edible should be extremely are soft carrots edible wary of anyone are soft carrots edible asking are soft carrots edible them for money via Facebook and are soft carrots edible if they believe the are soft carrots edible person is in actual are soft carrots edible need, are soft carrots edible they are soft carrots edible should call them over are soft carrots edible the are soft carrots edible phone are soft carrots edible to are soft carrots edible confirm are soft carrots edible the request.

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Via CyberNews