Did Jackie Chan die? For the thousandth time, no.
A long-running hoax falsely claiming that Hong Kong action star Jackie Chan died while performing a movie stunt is still spreading on Facebook thanks to a rogue application (see sample posting above) that tricks users into granting it access to their profile information and giving it permission to share the scam with their friends.
So, if a status update like the one above appears on your timeline, delete it immediately. More importantly, don't click on any links or you'll have some explaining to do to your friends.
Read more from online security expert Graham Cluley.