“The Royal Baby: Live Updates” Emails Used to Spread ZeuS Malware

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After the royal baby was born, security experts warned that cybercriminals would likely leverage the topic in their malicious schemes. ThreatTrack Security has already spotted a malware attack that relies on emails entitled “The Royal Baby: Live Updates.”

 Many people are eager to learn more about the royal baby, and websites that promise live updates on the subject are a great resource. However, internauts should make sure they only visit trusted news sites.

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Related:
http://www.securelist.com/en/blog/9115/Royal_Baby_lures_to_Blackhole_Site

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