Updated: Malware alert
It has come to our attention that some Skype for Windows users have been affected by a piece of malware that masquerades as a chat message aimed at finding a lost girl.
Please do not follow any internet links you may receive in chat messages that resemble the following: “Please help me to find this Girl”.
Clicking on the link will lead you to download a worm that is currently best described here.
Currently, this piece of malware — a new strain of the Stration/Warezov worm — can be detected by the following antivirus software: AntiVir, ArcaVir, AVG Antivirus, BitDefender, F-Secure, Kaspersky, McAfee, Microsoft, Norman Virus Control, Panda Antivirus, Sophos Antivirus, TrendMicro, VBA32.