Facebook phish and Zbot malware

Watch out for emails with the subject “Facebook account update”, it’s a scam!  Once they have stolen your Facebook id the next step is getting you download updatetool.exe

The body of email looks like this:

In an effort to make your online experience safer and more enjoyable, Facebook will be implementing a new login system that will affect all Facebook users. These changes will offer new features and increased account security.

Before you are able to use the new login system, you will be required to update your account.

Click (here) to update your account online now.

If you have any questions, reference our New User Guide

The Facebook Team

See more at http://garwarner.blogspot.com/2009/10/facebook-phish-users-beware.html

The Cleaner 2010 users are protected from this with the latest database update.

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