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Thank you for choosing Merrill Lynch Business Center. An advisory from Sophos Labs informed yesterday that a malware writer has been infecting thousands of computers by hiding a new Trojan variant in a cartoon video, which has been spread around the world via e-mail. The malware, identified as Troi/Agent-FWO Trojan was hidden into “Yes & No” Shockwave video , a popular cartoon created by the Italian animator Bruno Bozzetto.
Please use next link to enter the Merrill Lynch Business Center via protected online server. The system will automatically detect infection and you will get report to your web browser during next 60 seconds.
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