Olympic malware poses as US Women's Gymnastics scandal video
Security blogger/tech consultant Graham Cluley posts about a new malware campaign that’s taking advantage of interest in the Olympics. The emails have a subject line designed to entice sports fans into opening the messages: “Huge scandal with the USA Women's Gymnastics Team on the 2012 London Olympics"
The body of the message reads in part:
Recent Olympic gold medal winner, USA Women's Gymnastics winner Gabrielle Douglas, faces a lifetime ban after reportedly testing positive to banned diuretic furosemide. With details of the case still emerging, British Olympics Committee has ordered a suspension of the athlete until final results arrive. View the video on youtube now
As always, think twice before following links in unsolicited messages.