Spyware infection prompts McDonalds MP3 recall

Monday, 16 October 2006, 3:32 PM EST

McDonalds Japan has launched a recall after discovering that MP3 players it offered as a prize were loaded with a particularly nasty strain of malware. Up to 10,000 people might have been exposed to the problem after claiming a Flash MP3 player pre-loaded with ten tunes and a variant of the QQpass spyware Trojan.

At The Register.

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