Rogue Antivirus Software Exploits Batman Search Results

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If you go hunting for free Batman games (probably not a good idea given what happened last time), then you'll see something like this in Google search results:


If you click the second link, which is'll immediately be redirected to a rogue antispyware scanner, in this case to Antivirus 2009.

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I particularly liked the message in the box near the bottom of the screen while the fake scan is running:


No, anything but that!


dude, wtf has happened to your vs site? first it's down for weeks, then you say subscribe to the new feed, then you say subscribe to the old one, and now it's redirecting to google. wtf!

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