Identity theft: as easy as one, two, three
Have you ever wondered how much you share online? You’d be surprised just what you’re inadvertently revealing.
Ebay users beware – apparently a third-party auction tool has inadvertently been harbouring something a little more nasty than a last second bid and a bit harder to shift [BBC].
The good news is that the company, Auctiva, has already solved the problem. And for those who were infected, the trojan, Adclicker, is classed by some security experts as “very low risk”.
Google is still flagging the site as potentially harmful, but is reviewing the situation.