Claim: Southwest Airlines is giving away free air travel tickets to those who follow online links.
To Celebrate the Coming of Summer Get 2 Southwest Tickets!
To Get your Tickets, complete the tasks given below:
Task #1. Press "Join" button at the top of the page.
Task #2. Once you join, you will see 'Invite Friends' button, Click the button and select a minimum amount of 1OO friends to claim your Tickets.
Get Business Select Tickets if you invite more friends!
Invite 1OO friends And Get 1 Ticket (Economy)
Invite 2OO friends And Get 2 Tickets (Economy)
Invite 3OO friends And Get 1 Ticket (Business Select)
Invite 4OO friends And Get 2 Tickets (Business Select)
Note : Continuously press TAB & SPACE button to quickly select your friends.
Task #3 : Write "I Love Summer" in the comments below to show your appreciation.
After confirming you completed the First Two Steps See Instantly if you qualify!
Go Here http://goo.gl/jN82UO
*Note: You MUST complete all the steps or your Tickets will not be valid.
Origins: Scammers and malware purveyors are always looking for ways to entice online users into following web links that will lead those victims into the traps set for them, and offers of free airline tickets are prime bait in that pursuit of prey. Airline tickets are something nearly everyone uses and have considerable value, but their non-material nature
The primary type of free ticket fraud is the "sweepstakes scam," which intended to lure victims into completing numerous surveys, disclosing a good deal of personal information, and then agreeing to sign up for costly, difficult-to-cancel "Reward Offers" hidden in the fine print. The scammers spread links via
These web pages (which are not operated or sponsored by Southwest Airlines) typically ask the unwary to click what appear to be Facebook "share" buttons and post comments to the scammer's site (which is really a ruse to dupe users into spreading the scam by sharing it with all of their Facebook friends). Those who follow such instructions are then led into a set of pages prompting them to input a fair amount of personal information (including name, age, address, and phone numbers), complete a lengthy series of surveys, and finally sign up (and commit to paying) for at least two "Reward Offers" (e.g., Netflix subscriptions, credit report monitoring services, prepaid credit cards):
Similar phony free ticket lures are used to spread malware. In those versions of the scam, those who attempt to reach the URL provided for the purpose of claiming the free tickets are instead victimized by a Facebook "lifejacking" attack, a malicious script that takes over a user's Facebook profile without their knowledge and propagates itself to their friends' accounts as well.
Southwest Airlines has responded to such scams by issuing messages on Twitter that read: "Hey folks! There is a scam being passed around on Facebook about a
As well, Southwest spokesperson Christi McNeill has said of these attempts to defraud that "We are aware of the scam for two free tickets being spread across Facebook. This offer is in no way affiliated with Southwest Airlines and we are working with Facebook to get it removed."
Last updated: 17 March 2015
Geelan-Sayres, Jane. "That Free Ticket Link Is Too Good to Be True." NBC-DFW.com. 14 November 2011. Sabatinell, Blake. "Free Southwest Ticket Scam Rapidly Spreading on Facebook." ABC Action News. 14 November 2011.