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Windows 7: Halloween-Related Web Searches Can Lead to Malware

27 Oct 2010   #1
malexous

Arch Linux 64-bit
 
 
Halloween-Related Web Searches Can Lead to Malware

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Security researchers from Panda Security warn that malware pushers have poisoned the search results for numerous Halloween-related keywords with malicious links.
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Halloween-Related Web Searches Can Lead to Malware - Softpedia


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28 Oct 2010   #2
mckillwashere

Windows 7 x86/x64, Server 2008r2, Web Server 2008
 
 

... Whats next the santaclaus.virus or easterbunny.trojan ...
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