Is there a patron saint of computer users? There should be.
Well, whoever they might be, we should give thanks to them that time and time again hackers make elementary mistakes that mean (if we keep our wits about us) we can avoid our computer becoming infected.
Take this Spanish-language email which has been spammed out, for instance, claiming to point to an update for the Adobe Flash Player:
At first glance the email may look legitimate enough to any Spanish computer users receiving it in their inbox. The subject line reads “Ya hay disponible una actualizacion de Adobe Flash Player” which translates as “An update is…
Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.