MySpace faces security problems

“More than one million MySpace users could have been caught out by a banner advert that installs spyware via a Windows bug.Those who fell victim were bombarded with pop-up adverts and had their net browsing habits monitored by the malicious software.

Reports suggest the advert has been running on MySpace for about a week.

The discovery of the rogue advert is only the latest in a series of security problems MySpace has suffered.”

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