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The OSCAR 2010 Award ceremony is taking place today, March 07. Computer users, however, should be cautious when searching for the information on the event, you would possibly be led to fake AV websites. The searching results are suffering from a Blackhat SEO attack.

From our researches, keyword “Oscars 2010 Time” will result in links to malicious websites.

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Searching results for Oscar Awards link to malicious websites

Not only the notifications on Windows XP but also on Windows 7 are faked. Based on OS parameter, the fake AV will appear under corresponding pictures.

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Fake AV on Windows XP

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Fake AV on Windows 7

Bkav customers should not concern as Bkav has already updated this Fake AV.

If you do not use Bkav, do be cautious in searching information on the Internet.

Update (10 March 2010): according to our recent analysis, also relating to Oscars 2010 Award, there are some "dangerous" keywords such as "Best Actress Winner 2010 Oscars", "Oscar winners live 2010" ...

Searching results for "Best Actress Winner 2010 Oscars" link to FAKEAV websites

Author: Bkis Task Force Team

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