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Framed for child porn — by a PC virus

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http://forums.fedoraforum.org – This is scary. While Linux may not be vulnerable (as far as we know it) now, if they do come up with a Linux variant will it take longer to detect as fewer scanning tools are in use by Linux users than proprietary systems? Can SELinux protect against something like this (unauthorized downloading)? Quote: Framed for child porn — by a PC virus Of all the sinister things that Internet viruses do, this might be the worst: They can make you an unsuspecting collector of child pornography. Heinous pictures and videos can be deposited on computers by viruses — the malicious programs better known for swiping your credit card numbers. In this twist, it's your reputation that's stolen. Pedophiles can exploit virus-infected PCs to remotely store and view their stash without fear they'll get caught. Pranksters or someone trying to frame you can tap viruses to make it appear that you surf illegal Web sites. Whatever the motivation, you get child porn on your computer — and might not realize it until police knock at your door. An Associated Press investigation found cases in which innocent people have been branded as pedophiles after their co-workers or loved ones stumbled upon child porn placed on a PC through a virus. It can cost victims hundreds of thousands of dollars to prove their innocence. (HowTos)