Facebook users are being warned to avoid a scam which offers to add a 'Dislike' button to the Social Networking site's fake friend-finding tools.
Playing on the schoolyard convention that, in order to be nice to one person, balance dictates that you have to horrid to another, scammers are enticing Facebookers with a foil to the ubiquitous 'Like' button in the form the 'Dislike' button.
Either way, it will be a matter of moments before more malicious hackers turn the exploit into something more damaging.
Facebook users have been asking for a 'Dislike' button for some time now and the scammers involved are quite obviously taking advantage of that unfulfilled demand.
Facebook has come under constant fire for its slovenly attitude to the protection of it's 500 million users' personal data.
Our advice is, if you don't want your personal information to be spread all over the Internet, don't sign up to any service whose core business is to spread your personal information all over the Internet.