Tuesday, 11 December 2007

Flirty chat-bot lures victims to malware

Source: vnunet.com

In a new twist, cybercriminals are using chat-bots to lure people to malicious web pages. From the linked article, "The software, dubbed CyberLover, is supposed to be able to conduct fully automated flirtatious conversations with users of chat-rooms and dating sites to lure them into a set of dangerous actions such as sharing their identity or visiting websites with malicious content."

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