Saturday, April 10, 2010

Koobface is back, now trying to be sneaky with fake Facebook password resets

NBC Washington and Brandon Benavides report that the “Koobface” virus is back, in a story here. The title of the story is “Internet virus targets Facebook, Twitter; tech virus could ruin your computer”. Fake emails multiply into millions from users who click on certain links in bogus messages appearing to come from Facebook friends. One of the emails now has the subject line “Facebook password reset confirmation!” The virus also steals passwords from your computer, as to bank accounts. Much of the latest report comes from McAfee. The link is here.

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