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Web Attack: Facebook Comment Jacking Scam

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 will detect Comment jacking attempts on various sites.

Additional Information

Comment jacking attack baits the user into typing characters to complete some verification test and a Facebook Comment button is hidden under the Submit button of the scam page. So once the user clicks the Submit button, he/she actually clicks on a Comment button to an arbitrary scam.

Affected

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