The SysAds people in our workplace have been notifications from Different Sites regarding virus spreading through “ORKUT”.
Orkut, a messenger which is accessible only to Gmail account holders is well-known to enable friendship cultivate among its various users and most of the Secf users are using this messenger.
The worm uses a message in Portuguese to entice people to click on a file that is disguised as a JPEG image, FaceTime Security Labs said in a statement.
The initial file, called “minhasfotos.exe,” creates two additional files on a user’s system, “winlogon_.jpg” and “wzip32.exe,” . When the user, after the initial compromise, clicks on the “My Computer” icon in Windows , an e-mail with his or her personal data is sent to the anonymous attacker
Google confirmed the worm. “We are aware of this issue and will have a temporary fix in place within the hour,” a company representative said in an e-mailed statement. “We are working on a more permanent solution for users to guard against these malicious efforts.”
But recently, this site, has been infected with a worm that seems to be corrupting data in the computer. This worm is capable of stealing bank details and other personal data from users via Orkut.
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