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Malware Alert: “Hey User Your Facebook Account Has Been Closed!”

(Softpedia) Security experts from Avast! have come across an interesting malware distribution spam campaign that exploits Facebook’s popularity. 

It all starts with emails entitled “Hey <name> your Facebook account has been closed!” or “Hi <name> your Facebook account is blocked!”

The bogus Facebook emails instruct users to download and execute an attachment to unlock their accounts. Once the file is executed, the victim is presented with a message that reads: “Your Facebook connection is now secured! Thank you for your support!”…read full article

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