Beware the emails bearing Adobe updates!

[tweetmeme source=”franscomputerservices” only_single=false]CNET article entitled, “Phishing scam masquerades as Adobe upgrade” reports, “Phishers use all kinds of come-ons to lure their victims. But one persistent piece of spam tries to trick people by offering an upgrade to Adobe Acrobat.

Detailed by security provider Cloudmark in a blog posted yesterday, this type of advertising spam e-mails users a notice to upgrade to the new Adobe Acrobat Reader. Those who click on the link are directed to a Web site touting the benefits of the software.”

Beware of emails bearing Adobe gifts – as Cloudmark blog entry shows, Do not download now!! They get so tricky!

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