97 Arrested so far in Zeus Virus - International Scam

So far at least 97 people have been arrested in New York connected to an internationla scheme that has cost victims at least $3 million.  It all has to do with the Zeus trojan that has infected at least 3.6 million pc's.  This is the latest version of the infamous Zeus Trojan.  It is known as the most prevalent trojan stealing banking information.

You can see more on the story here.

Also noted about this scam is "Cisco Systems announced that LinkedIn is currently being used as the ultimate bait for email spam campaign. The spam campaign is designed specifically to infect businesses all over the world with the information-stealing Zeus-Zbot Trojan Virus." Information on LinkedIn is found here.


It is unknown at this time if  there are other social networking sites involved. 

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