Facebook Has New Email Address For Phishing Scams

Facebook which is a social networking site and it has been recognized and used worldwide and it contains large number of users. People find it useful because with the help of this social networking site they remain connected with their friends and family. But some of them face problems due to this now the owner has find a solution to solve one of the problem faced by people due to facebook.
The address is [email protected] Anyone — even those who aren’t on Facebook — can use it to report malicious emails that pretend to come from Facebook.

Facebook has created an email address for people to report scams

Known as phishing, such emails attempt to get passwords and other information by pretending to come from a legitimate business. Because many people use the same passwords at banking and other sites, someone who gets account information for Facebook can log on elsewhere.
Facebook Inc. says: scams tend to contain information that’s more vague than what’s in legitimate emails from Facebook.

Facebook says it will report scams to outside security companies and notify blacklists that Internet companies keep to block malicious websites. It will also prevent users from posting such links on Facebook.


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