Alerts & Outbreaks, Emsisoft Lab [Jan, 31, 2011]

This malware will block your Facebook. Beware!

Malware continues to attack Facebook users. This time, the malware is able to spread through Facebook chat messages by sending a message along with a malicious links to the user’s friends. The message looks like this: hahahh Foto :D hxxp://apps.facebook.com/glombotke/photo.php?=1012323960 The link will lead to the malicious Facebook application page. With the social engineering techniques, […]

Alerts & Outbreaks, Emsisoft Lab [Jan, 18, 2011]

Warning: Surprise spam trojan on Facebook

Ever received messages from your Facebook friends containing a notice or invitation, such as an invitation to visit a particular site, added with an interesting message, like “Hey watch this, so cool!”? In most cases, the recipient of the message will be happy to follow it, especially if the message was sent by one of […]

Emsisoft Lab [Jan, 1, 2011]

The Fake Defragmenter Invasion

Since the beginning of its popularity in the end of October 2010; a rogue defragmenter still continues to haunt the users, which in the end of 2010 has reached 20 variants, and may still continue to rise. The author has never stopped producing new variants. As is typical of the rogue application, this rogue defragmenter […]