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Facebook "dislike" button scam

Here's another reason to be wary of Facebook posts and applications, even from friends.

The latest scam that has gone viral is the promise of adding a "dislike" button to your Facebook account. Posts that look like they came from your friends look like the following: "I just got the Dislike button, so now I can dislike all of your dumb posts lol!!"

The link that follows the post prompts the user to install a fake Facebook application. If you give permission for the application to access your profile, it will then update your status with the same post clicked on to get it. It then tries to get the user to install an add-on for the Firefox browser after completing a survey in order to get the Dislike button.

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