Fake BSOD – Blue Screen of Death

It infects Windows machines via fake codec and fake Flash Player update packages planted on malicious Web sites.


I’ve been preaching about this for some time now – one of the worst things about sites such as MySpace is when users are prompted to download and install something to watch a video. It happens far too often-and not always through MySpace.

Today I had a friend and customer bring a laptop with this exact symptom. Whether you use MySpace or not, you need to be careful about clicking. Remember that your anti-virus does not stop 99% of these types of malware.

— Post From My iPhone