The lure of having your Twitter account Verified is too much for some people to resist, and sure enough we’ve got a scam here which rewards potential victims with nothing but stolen accounts and pilfered payment information.
We looked into trolling and how trolls have evolved these past few years, rising above mischief to doing it for a living and a cause. Despite this unsettling change, the appropriate response to trolls stands: do not feed them.
We’ve seen several “Facebook recovery” accounts on Facebook, some of them sharing a shortened URL masking a phishing page, asking credentials and payment details. Some of them were even offering technical support services.
We look at two sites offering up services related to Instagram. Whether you just want to run Instagram on your Blackberry or delve into the world of passwords, there’s something here which may be of interest to you.