Don’t fall for fake Facebook emails

A new scam has been spreading in the form of an email from Facebook alerting you that your password has been reset or needs to be reset. In McAfee’s second Consumer Threat Alert, internet users are warned that a password stealing virus has been appearing in inboxes all over the world and is targeting the 400 million Facebook users.

This is what the email looks like:

Once installed, the password stealer can potentially access any username and password combination on your computer, from your bank details to your email log-ins.

I’ve already spoken to several people who have seen it appear in their inbox so be very careful.

Keep safe,


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