Don’t click any porn links on Facebook. Just don’t. It’s a good rule of thumb, but there’s an extra good reason right now. There’s a troubling type of porn-based malware that’s apparently infected over 110,000 Facebook users in two days. And you could get the same Click Transmitted Disease.
A massive, highly sophisticated piece of malware has been found infecting systems in Iran and elsewhere. It’s believed to be part of a well-coordinated, ongoing, state-run cyberespionage operation.
For those Mac users who still haven’t taken the hint and updated their systems’ security (all, what, 140,000 of you?), here’s yet another version of the Flashback Trojan for you to enjoy.