Bit Defender safego registered new social network spam wave Holzwickede, August 12, 2011 – as virus protection expert BitDefender (www.bitdefender.de) tells, is a new wave of spam on Facebook in circulation. The idea of the scam is not new, but the more successful: since 8 August thousands of Facebook users receive a bait, such as for example ‘see who viewed your profile’ or German ‘you want to see who has viewed your Facebook’ or similar. In many cases, unfortunately, curiosity trumps caution, with the result that door opens data thieves. The question which NetWorker are interested in your profile under the nails, apparently burning many Facebook users. Consequently, they’re looking for an app that will do such analyses. Even better if a seemingly appropriate tool on the wall of the user is being touted. A such analysis app not there but definitely.

Facebook users who follow this content, infect their computer in the worst case with sophisticated spyware or malware causal spam mails. Many NetWorker spread even unconsciously even malware, in the belief that messages continue to post apps or links. safego-user are protected to protect Facebook users, has developed safego BitDefender security app. The free downloadable tool protects not only the user himself, but also his contacts. Recently came out with a safego analysis, that every fifth Facebook user by “Newsfeeds”, who keep him informed about the activities of his friends, is exposed to the risk of infected messages.

A statistical analysis also shows that more than 60 percent of the attacks come from compromised apps, offer the third party via Facebook. This 21.5 percent are so-called fake apps with functionality, not usually has the Facebook. The full version of safego is now available. This contains features such as including:-a 24/7 scan of newsfeeds or potentially dangerous content – the “friend-o-meter” to create of a highly secure contact network – QuickScan, based on the famous BitDefender tool Express verification within 60 seconds see. High resolution images can be obtained from. Company description about BitDefender BitDefender is software developer, one of the industry’s fastest and most efficient product lines internationally certified security software. Since 2001, BitDefender is a industry-wide pioneer in developing award-winning protection technologies. Every day, the virus protection expert protects computer many million residential and business customers around the world. This BitDefender sells its security solutions worldwide on a wide VAD and reseller network. In the United States, United Kingdom, Germany and other European countries received BitDefender multiple major awards Warentest, ConsumerSearch, which, for example, by the Foundation? and Taenk. The BitDefender Antivirus technology beyond reaching peaks in detailed investigations by the independent Institute AV test and AV-Comparatives. More detailed information about BitDefender and BitDefender products are available in the press centre online. In addition, BitDefender provides background information and current news in the daily fight against threats from the Internet in English at. Company contact: bit Defender GmbH Hans-Peter long Robert-Bosch-str. 2 59439 Holzwickede Tel: + 49 (0) 2301? 9184-330 E-Mail: Web: PR contact: Sprengel & Partner GmbH Fabian Sprengel nesting first race 3 56472 Nisterau Tel: 02661-912600 E-Mail: Web: