Blackhole malware attack spreading on Twitter using “It’s you on photo?” disguise
Thanks Graham Cluley at Naked Security
If you are a Twitter user please be very cautious of clicking on links that claim you are pictured in an online photo.
Malicious links are being spammed out, pointing to Russian webpages that ultimately attempt to infect your Windows PC using the Blackhole exploit kit.
Here’s what the dangerous tweets look like – Click Here To View
As your trusted IT professionals we would like to draw to your attention the importance of NOT CLICKING randomly on links and others items shared via social media services and email. Virus and malware writers are always looking for new ways to trick readers and users of social media services into aiding in the spread of their viruses and malware. Ensure your antivirus software is always up to date and if you have any questions contact us immediately.