FarmVille Players: If you see a post like the one depicted in the example below, in your NEWS FEED, do not click any of the links in it. The message was not posted by the real Facebook/ Zynga FarmVille application.
Example ( Fake Rainbow Cow Message ) SCAM!- Click To Enlarge
Example ( Fake Rainbow Cow - How to Detect it. ) - Click To Enlarge
Scam detected by simply mousing over the links in the message and noticing the
URLS where incorrect in my Browsers Status Area.
Clicking any of the links in the above fake FarmVille message will transfer you to the page below. The offer is not legit and will only cause you to spam the same message to your wall and your friends news feeds. After spamming your friends you will be transferred to a page which claims the Rainbow Cow is locked and that you need to complete an offer to unlock it. This is a Survey Scam and you will gain nothing from participating in it. Avoid it. See examples.
Example ( Fake Rainbow Cow Prompt to post ) SCAM!- Click To Enlarge
Example ( Fake Rainbow Cow Survey Scam ) SCAM!- Click To Enlarge
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Damage Control ( For those who have fell victim. )
If you have fell victim to any of these Survey Scams, you need to clean up your facebook profile immediately. You can do this by simply removing the posts made to your wall. This will ensure that you do not continue to assist the scam artist in spreading his ruse to your friends and even further throughout the facebook network. If you've downloaded and installed any programs to your computer as a result of one of these scams, it is advised that you run a full virus scan on your computer immediately. At the link provide below you will find helpful information to assist in these task, if you are not sure what to do..
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