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JS.Twettir. How to remove? (Uninstall guide)

removal by Gabriel E. Hall - -   Also known as JS/Twettir, JS_TWETTIR.A, JS/Twitter-A | Type: Worms

JS.Twettir is a worm that exploits a bug in the Twitter messaging client. Basically, JS.Twettir performs a cross-site scripting attack, attempting to spread by infecting other users profiles. Once the user views the infected account, he gets infected as well, because JS.Twettir executes and injects a JavaScript code in the viewers profile automatically. JS.Twettir also sends such or similar notifications to all contacts that contains any of the following lines:

“Dude, is awesome. What’s the fuss?
Join everyone!
Woooo, 🙂
Virus!? What? is legit!
Twitter has been hacked !!!
Twitter worm, read here
StalkDaily worm on Twitter, more info
HOWTO: Remove Auto-Tweets From Your Infected Twitter Profile | Twittercism
#Stalkdaily virus runs riots on twitter. Learn how to remove it”

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