As Valentine’s Day nears, security experts are issuing warnings of fresh
attacks targeting the holiday.
McAfee has reported a new round of attacks targeting user who search for
information and files relating to the holiday.
According to McAfee Labs director Dave Marcus, attackers have used search
engine optimisation techniques to force malicious sites high on result pages for
common searches on Valentine’s Day. The attack sites promise items such as
screen savers, wallpapers and e-cards.