Fake E-mail from CDC on Swine Flu Spreads PC Virus

Hackers are spreading a vicious computer virus through spam e-mail messages that urge recipients to visit a bogus website offering vaccinations to protect them against another virus -- the one that causes swine flu. The e-mail purports to be from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, directing them to what looks like an official government website to fill out a vaccination form, said researchers from security firms Symantec and AppRiver.

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