What to do when a friend tells you they got a second friend request on Facebook

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First – don’t overly worry, most likely you weren’t “hacked”.  Meaning someone didn’t have to steal your Facebook password or anything like that. Scammers will do this sometimes.  They send you a friend request which you accept.  Then, if your friend list is visible, they will save your profile image.  They open a new account with “your name” and use your profile image.  Then they will send friend requests to all of the friends on your list. See how to prevent this in the future […]