Monday, January 12, 2009
"Paris Hilton is again the victim of a malicious hack. This time, hackers aimed right for her Web site, Parishilton.com, infusing it with malicious code that lures visitors into unknowingly downloading malware onto their computers.
"Once a user visits the ParisHilton.com Web site, they are immediately prompted to `update` their system. When the pop up box appears, users have the option to click `Cancel` or `Ok.` In the end, either icon that they choose will trigger the download of an executable designed to steal personal and financial information on users' machines."
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