Beware of fraudulent email


I just saw this report, and I assume that it has come from a reliable source:

THE FBI is warning computer users against unsolicited emails purporting to show photos or videos of the killing of Osama bin Laden.

The bureau says they may contain a virus that can steal personal identification information or infect a computer. In a statement today, the bureau cautioned that such malicious software can even be passed along unknowingly by a friend or family member.

The FBI urged the public to adjust privacy settings on social networking sites to make it more difficult for people to post material.

Read more: http://www.news.com.au/breaking-news/fbi-warns-of-email-virus-with-bin-laden-death/story-e6frfku0-1226049600927#ixzz1LL6KZXc9

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