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Quick everyone update your software so we can put some new backdoors in for the NSA.
Calling it. Snowden out.
I meant what I said
And I said what I meant….
Your governments trustful
One hundred per cent!
1. this sort of malware has been around for ages
2. from what I can see removing it isn't as simple as just updating your anti-virus software.
3. What seems far more interesting if I were a conspiracy theorist is that the FBI and various other law enforcement agencies now own infrastructure that was previously used to intercept financial transactions.
It is currently all over the press telling people to update even though the feds have got the infrastructure. What's all that about.........
whilst they own 'vast amounts' of the infrastructure they don't own it all so presumably it's still a threat.
if you click on a dodgy email?
Solution: don't click through on unsolicited adverts or emails.
With all the explanations of what an operating system is and talk of anti-virus software and vigilance when opening attachments.
Mums and wankers.