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Fake MSNBC breaking news alert: a weird twist in the CNN spam campaign

By ryans ·
This morning several messages appeared to be coming from MSNBC breaking news alerts. However, it is another weird twist in the CNN spam campaign as the link http://breakingnews.msnbc.com will direct the user to the fake CNN video codec page to download the adobe_flash.exe (AV XP 200. We expect to see in the next coming days variations of these messages as spammers find ways to entice users.

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