Fake media file snares PC users

Discussion in 'Gaming and Software' started by memoryloss, May 9, 2008.

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  1. i'm not sure if this has already covered be careful when using torrent sites like limewire etc
    Almost 500,000 people have been caught out by a booby-trapped media file, says security firm McAfee.

    The fake file poses as a music track, short video or movie and has been widely seeded on file-sharing networks to snare victims.
    full article:http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/7389529.stm
  2. I believe a colleague of mine has this problem on his pc (not his fault). Is there a way of getting rid of this trojan?
  3. Windows users, not PC users. As usual.

    When are you people going to learn? :D
  4. Try using AVG anti virus: AVG

    There is a free version that is jus the anti virus or complete protection that you have to pay for.