A Google search for a Facebook customer support phone number may direct users to a number set up by fraudsters, according to NPR.
Calling Facebook Customer Service? Beware of Fraudsters
The fraudulent number, 844-735-4595, appeared not only as top result in a Google search, but also as a featured snippet — meaning Google highlighted it in a box at the top of its search results, NPR reported.
NPR engaged phone fraud specialist Pindrop to investigate.
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