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[*] Post 397624 posted on 17-12-2009 at 01:15 Reply With Quote
Facebook - Lets be careful out there people...!



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Computer hackers are targeting the 120 million users of the social networking site Facebook with the 'Koobface' virus, which takes control of a PC's internet searches and can steal sensitive personal information.


Koobface virus targets Facebook members
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[*] Post 397636 posted on 17-12-2009 at 03:48 Reply With Quote


I also got this piece of info from a friend the other day, too.

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If you don't know, as of today, Facebook will automatically index all your info on Google, which allows everyone to view it. To change this option, go to Settings --> Privacy Settings --> Search --> then UN-CLICK the box that says 'Allow indexing'. Facebook kept this one quiet. ...
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[*] Post 397640 posted on 17-12-2009 at 08:42 Reply With Quote


It was via Facebook - that I picked up that 'keychecker' virus that caused havoc on my PC last year. It was thanks to you guys in here that I was able to be rid of it and clean my machine. I have never been, and will never go, onto Facebook again.
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