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TrendMicro: Malevolent Social Networking: Now on Friendster
« on: December 29, 2008, 04:43:31 am »
I am familiar with Friendster, but do not actively use it. This definitely should be posted as a warning for the casual heavy user. Many are apparently in Asia.


http://blog.trendmicro.com/malevolent-social-networking-now-on-friendster/


Malevolent Social Networking: Now on Friendster
by Loucif Kharouni (Threats Analyst)

12/28/08
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The holidays will be a time for refreshing connections, both in the real world, and online. Sadly, a ZLOB variant is being used by cyber criminals in this recent predictable spin on the malware social networking scene. Users of Friendster, a social networking site hugely popular in Asia, may have recently received an email via the site’s internal messaging utility that entices them to view a video.

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