He also said this virus is spread through rat urine or feces and the public should not believe warnings like this posted on social media.

If you see a targeted ad promoting a get-rich-quick scheme, your best move is to just pass it by.

Remember, there really isn't a way to beat the system.

If you see a post like this in your News Feed, it's a good idea to report it to Facebook. Here is how to report a post: Several people have filed reports with police about being scammed while trying to contact Facebook.

So researchers with NPR did a Google search for "Facebook customer service," the number 844-735-4595 was the top result.

What's happening now is, work-from-home scams are showing up on News Feeds that look like legitimate businesses.

You might see a "Suggested Post" on your News Feed that promotes Binary Options, a get rich quick scheme.

Now, we're not talking about a computer virus here, we're talking about a virus that a human would contract.

Not only is this message showing up as a post in users' News Feeds, but some are even receiving it as a message from their contacts in Facebook Messenger. It's intended to scare people so they share it with everyone on their contacts list. Noor Hisham Abdullah commented on the warning and said the Machupo virus is not able to survive in a dry environment like one of these pills.

Here's an example of what it looks like: These Binary Option schemes claim to have the secret to getting rich from certain stock investments.