Website freegifts.6dspace.net.com is offering a giveaway in celebration of the 100th anniversary of luxury watch brand Rolex. The dubious website claims everyone can participate and supposedly get a chance to win a Rolex watch by simply answering a survey.
The link has been circulating on messaging apps and Facebook groups since May 2021. It has accumulated over 55,349 total interactions, as of writing, according to data from social media monitoring tool CrowdTangle.
This is false.
There is also no announcement from the verified channels of Rolex, nor any official report from legitimate news organizations, about an online giveaway for the brand’s supposed 100th anniversary.
As of writing, the fake website freegifts.6dspace.net.com is still accessible but Facebook has flagged the link for containing potentially malicious content. Facebook also urges users to keep their accounts and devices secure.
For information on Rolex’s ongoing promotions, refer to its official website and Facebook page. – Owenh Toledo/Rappler.com
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