05/12/11 - Article No: 1286
Nicole Santos Offensive Facebook Links - Facebook Scam
Nasty messages are spreading through peoples profiles walls and newsfeeds about a woman called Nicole Santos. The SPAM messages are taking advantage of a recently discovered exploit which is also being used by the Prevent SPAM/Verify Account SPAM attack.
The messages read -
ýF**k you fa**ot. Go kill yourself. Vote for Nicole Santos. I hate you and the only way to remove all these posts is by disabling this below.
The messages include a link which the message claims will remove the offensive posts. In reality, clicking the link at the end of the post just shares the post with the Facebook users friends and posts the message to their wall as well. To remove the post, click the X on the top right hand corner of the post to remove it.
As for the identity of Nicole Santos, we do not really know, but there is a significant hate campaign against her on the Internet currently, with many blog posts, forum posts and even videos being posted online in the last day with various offensive messages against the mysterious female.
Delete any posts that appear on your profile or newsfeed that are similar to the above message.
You can also read our blog post on this exploit here.