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  4. Web Attack: Facebook Fake App Redirect

Web Attack: Facebook Fake App Redirect

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects Fake Facebook Applications

Additional Information

Facebook Fake Application claims to perform certain legitimate actions but it in the background scoops profile information and spreads scams through the user's profile.

Affected

  • Various platforms
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube