Ivan Macalintal (Trend Micro) On Koobface

If you have been following the Virus Bulletin conference of 2009 then you will be as excited as I am at the amount of information coming out of the meetings.

One of the first bits I picked up on was the talk of the Koobface virus which has been plaguing Facebook for some time now.

To explain just how complex the Koobface threat is heres Ivan Macalintal, a security researcher with trend Micro –

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You can read more about this at the Kaspersky Labs Security News Service – Threat Post.

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