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Johnny Depp car crash death video leads to malware

A fake story about Johnny Depp’s dying in a car crash has been exploited by hackers, who have used it to spread malware. This hoax had/has a lot of people clicking! Learn more at http://www.sophos.com/blogs…

This video demonstrates this attack.

[Note: thanks to Graham Cluley]

January 25, 2010 - Posted by | cyber crime, hackers, Internet, Internet scam | , , , , , ,

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