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August 11, 2008

Fake CNN Alerts Spread Malware Via Fake Flash

Are CNN Alerts showing up in your mailbox lately?  Unless you actually signed up for Alerts, they are fake and clicking on a link to a story will install malware on your machine.  You may see a message that asks you to install an updated Flash client.  Don't do it.  That client is a fake as well.  Details are in PC World, and Information Week.

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