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Jun 2 2008   8:53AM GMT

TrendLabs warns of fake Microsoft critical updates

Robert Westervelt Robert Westervelt Profile: Robert Westervelt

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The members of TrendLabs’ Content Security Team is warning its customers about a fake email that purportedly comes from Microsoft, urging people to update their systems to correct a critical security issue.

The Trend Micro folks admit that the fake notifications email is similar to those sent many times in the past since it’s pretty successful in tricking end-users. Trend shared this image of the fake email. TrendLabs warns of fake Microsoft critical updates

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