Tinder may be the hot new dating app for regular folks and beauty queens, but it's not without flaws.
Cybersecurity company Symantec revealed in a blog post earlier this month that it had come across fake Tinder profiles, which spam people and direct them to an apparent porn site designed to take their money.
According to the blog post, the fake accounts only chat with you if you chat them first.
Once they start chatting, many of them have similar scripts.
And many of the scammers aren't even in the United States.
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You are then presented with strangers' profiles one by one and you can swipe the person's profile left to essentially "pass" on them and right to "like" them.
If both people "like" one another they are connected through an in-app chat feature.
The fake profiles show up alongside the other photos of strangers you see once you've signed into Tinder through Facebook via the i Phone app.