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Windows 7: Virus warning: Someone tagged or added a photo of you on Facebook

18 Jul 2012   #1
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10122
 
 
Virus warning: Someone tagged or added a photo of you on Facebook

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Scammers are spamming a new e-mail that claims you were tagged in a photo added on the social network. The e-mail includes a link to a webpage that uses the Blackhole exploit kit to put malware onto your computer, before quietly redirecting you to a Facebook profile as if nothing was amiss.
Read more at:
Virus warning: Someone tagged or added a photo of you on Facebook | ZDNet


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18 Jul 2012   #2
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Fantastic. You just have to love the Facebook scam artists.
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18 Jul 2012   #3
LittleJay

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
 
 

I firmly believe that using commonsense when it comes to this kind of e-mail is the best preventative. That old proverb, "Curiosity killed the cat" has a lot of truth in it.
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