Computer News & Safety tips  – Harry Waldron MVP Rotating Header Image

Blackhole Malware – Email Attack using fake photo notification alerts

Please be careful not to directly click on email messages that appear to be generated by social networking sites

QUOTE: A malware attack has been spammed out widely via email to internet users, posing as a message about photos. In the attack, cybercriminals attempt to trick unsuspecting users into opening an attached file in their browser, redirecting them to a webpage hosted on a Russian website that takes advantage of the Blackhole exploit kit. The notorious Blackhole exploit kit then attempts to infect visiting computers through a wide number of vulnerabilities

Comments are closed.