‘Profile Views’ Scam Hits Twitter, Affecting Thousands of UsersMay 1st, 2012 | By | Category: Security News
According to Sophos, thousands of Twitter users have already fallen for the scam, which is luring people in with tweets that read: “My profile was viewed ### times JUST TODAY! Click here to see how many views you got! http://tiny.cc/” Clicking on the link will prompt you to grant account access to a rogue application, which will generate a random number of profile views, and automatically post the exact same message to your Twitter page.
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