NEW YORK (OCN) — Having problems with the EPPICard Scam? Well, if you went to Yahoo! Answer to ask for help, watch out for links pointing to answers-video.com.
Visiting the site, answers-video.com, will let your computer become infected with spyware/malware (Media Codec that is a trojan) which you can diagnose with VirusTotal (a free service offered by Hispasec Sistemas) and remove with a program called known as Spybot.
Spybot (often called Spybot-S&D) is a popular malware, spyware and adware removal program which operates on Microsoft Windows 95 and later.
Special thanks to Google for updating their search index with a warning.
Windows users are easier targets to the trojan but Mac users can still have problems by having the Operating System lock up.