FarmVille Rare Items: Another scam tricks players into giving up personal info

farmville rare items -- another in a long line of FarmVille scams

Another day, another bogus group promising free coins and items for our favorite social games. The latest scam is from a Facebook group called 'FarmVille rare items,' which makes it sound like a way to score rare items for your farm. Of course, that's not the case. Any 'gifts' friend send you is just a picture of a rare item, but nothing that can actually be placed on your virtual farm.

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This application is not affiliated with FarmVille creator Zynga in any way and is largely believed to be a way to trick players into giving strangers access to their personal information, which can then be used for ... well, god only knows. We strongly recommend avoiding any program that promises 'free' anything in FarmVille (or any other social game, for that matter). Just like anything -- if it sounds too good, it probably is...
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