"Rickrolling" - an emerging attack vector

The folks at PandaLabs have reported an increase in social networking attacks using fake news stories on sites like digg.com. The stories are seeded with links to malware, either in the post itself or in comments, effectively "rickrolling" readers into getting infected. The initial infection vector appears to be focused on fake codecs (for now).

Src: Ever heard the term "Rickrolling"? Malware distributors have... - PandaLabs [tx @lithium]

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