Ransomware targets Facebook Messenger users

A phishing campaign could be distributing Locky ransomware through Facebook Messenger and LinkedIn, according to security firm Check Point. Affected users receive a jpeg image file through Facebook Messenger, which appear as a file preview, not an attachment.

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