Oct 4, 2009
How To Protect Your Computer From Facebook Viruses
Written under: Internet, Pop Culture, Technology
AVG Technologies, one of the leading companies on antivirus softwares and internet security, says that hackers have found a way to create automated Facebook pages which they can use to spread spyware to unsuspecting users.
Last week, Roger Thompson, the Research Chief of AVG, says that their company has detected rogue spyware attacks that were coming from Facebook pages.
Photo above shows one of the many Facebook profiles that features the same woman with different names. Each page had a link to a supposed video that would infect user computers with spyware if clicked.
To help Facebook users as well as other users of social networking websites. Thompson has these advise: