Campaign activities in the form of fictitious funds are covering Facebook. The pattern is quite simple: the actors create a group, then they add some content. They wrote details about how to make a bank transfer, supported by a convincing narrative.
Generally the group tends to be cliché. The name of the group reflects requests for help and the group’s content depicts emotional stories, usually about children suffering from serious illnesses, then dramatized with the addition of certain photos and videos.
Some content usually copies content from other fraud groups verbatim. The only difference is the child’s name, disease diagnosis, … Read More