Hackers Ready ‘Fake’ Windows 8 Antivirus Tool

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Windows 8 isn’t out yet, but hackers are already taking advantage of the buzz surrounding the name.

According to security firm McAfee, the company has come across a fake antivirus/antimalware tool called “Win 8 Security system” that claims to detect malware but in fact does nothing more than throw up fake warnings that it offers to “fix” in exchange for a fee.

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Story added 4. September 2012, content source with full text you can find at link above.