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Old 12th January, 2008, 07:05 PM
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Hacked MySpace page serves up fake Windows update

Written by Daniel
Saturday, 12 January 2008
The hacked page offers a Trojan horse disguised as a popup advising users to download the latest Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool

By Robert McMillan, IDG News Service
January 11, 2008

There's now one more reason to be security-conscious while using fake Microsoft updates.... Front Page
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