Seriously folks, you should know that Facebook warning about a virus *burning* your hard disk is bunk

Graham Cluley

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Facebook users have been sharing a warning about a virus that “burns the entire hard disk”.

It’s nonsense, of course. When will people learn?

Read more in my article on Sophos’s Naked Security blog.

Graham Cluley Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.
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