Facebook Cloning

is a social engineering technique where scammers use your publicity available FB Information to create a fake copy of your profile

Modus Operandi

  • Report you to shut down your real account
  • Ask for money
  • Compromise your reputation
  • User bait-and-switch techniques
  • Send malicious links to your friends

How To Secure Your Account

  • Customize your Facebook Privacy Settings
  • Accept friend request only from people you personally know
  • Hide your friend list from the public
  • Always do privacy check-up

What to do if your account has been cloned

Immediately report the said cloned account!

For questions, kindly contact ISSD, ITMS

723-0401 local 4225