Phishing Scam Spreading on Twitter
Thousands of Tweeple on Twitter are receiving a direct messages that says, "hey! check out this funny blog about you... " Once one clicks the link he/she is redirected to a site that appears to be a Twitter Login. Don't Do it! It is a Phishing Scam!
DO NOT VISIT the URL in question. It will redirect you immediately to a suspicious domain: twitter . access-logins . com - notice the subdomain? Worse yet, here’s what you’d see there right now:
This is NOT the Twitter login page, and it smells completely phishy! Suggestion: do NOT log in to your Twitter account through any site other than Twitter.com. That may go without saying, but consider how many third-party Twitter services you use? Seems it’s about time for some kind of verification / validation for applications using the Twitter API - so you can be sure you’re passing your credentials to the right people.