E-card viruses are nothing new, but we still like to post a reminder this time of year when you’re more likely to expect e-greetings.
Messages that look like electronic greeting cards might hide viruses, spyware, and other malware. You should also be aware that some virus warnings are greatly exaggerated and may even include elements of scams themselves. For more information, see Mixture of real virus warning and hoax.
How to avoid fake e-cards
For more information about e-card scams and other fraud, see Phishing scams that target activities, interests, or news events.