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Surprise Comeback of Faceliker Malware that Manipulates Facebook Likes

Nowadays social networking sites becomes an inseparable part of the society’s life, so the cyber offenders prey for the victims online. Malware researchers from McAfee security lab had reported about a sudden surge in the detections for Faceliker malware that can take over the Internet browsers and manipulate the Facebook likes. It follows the hackers command with the main purpose of promoting fake news, social media trends and other malicious contents as well. However, the Faceliker malware is not recognized as a new virus and it is being spotted few years back. It is a generic detection which describes the malware that takes over the infected user’s web browsers.

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