Mumbai: Facebook users, especially those accessing the service on Chrome and Firefox browsers, here's something that you ought to take note of.
On its Technet blog, Microsoft has revealed that it has received reports about a wave of malware-ridden browser extensions attempting to hijack Facebook profiles. This threat, which they have detected as Trojan:JS/Febipos.A., was first discovered in Brazil. It has been found to be specifically targeting Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.
Detailing on the nature of the malware, Microsoft says that upon installation, the malware tries to update itself using URLs like -
Chrome browser - du-pont.info/updates//BL-chromebrasil.crx ...more
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