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Facebook Banking Virus In The News

Posted by: Susan Wiedmann on 06/07/2013 - 12:59 PM

In the news this week....apparently, it can lie dormant in smartphones and computers. There are some measures to take at the end of the article.
http://www.businessinsider.com/facebook-virus-emptying-bank-accounts-2013-6

 

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Posted by: John Ayo on 06/07/2013 - 2:05 PM

"The virus is spread through phishing messages. When someone has been phished, their account will automatically send messages or links to a large number of their friends."

"The only real way to protect yourself from it is to make sure you only click links that come from trusted sources."


Well, I guess we're screwed.

 

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