6 Signs You've Been Sucked Into A Facebook Scam


3. You Clicked On A Post With One Of These 10 Facebook Scam Trigger Words

Use of the word "Wow" is most commonly associated with a potential phony link or scam, according to Bitdefender. Other top scam trigger words or sayings include "Profile," "OMG," "Killed," "Girl," "Viewed," "Stalker," "Video," "Crying" and "Busted." Bitdefender said the words are associated with human-curiosity triggers. Facebook scammers used the trigger words in November when they attempted to trick users into viewing bogus videos of Rihanna and Miley Cyrus. The attack attempted to steal passwords through surveys.