New phishing scam on Twitter: “rofl this you on here”

New phishing scam on Twitter: “rofl this you on here”

A new and vicious scam is doing the rounds on Twitter right now. Seems like a lot of people are falling for a simple fake sign-in page judging from search results for “rofl this you on here“.

The scam starts with a DM from someone you follow that says

“rofl this you on here?”

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The link takes you to a fake Twitter login page that looks like the old login page. If you enter your username and password there the site sends a direct message to everybody who follows you with that same “rofl this you on here?” message. God knows what else they do with your account once they have access.

Twitter Scam

Live Search at Twitter for “rofl this you on here”:

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