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Ha! Judging by this article from the Associated Press, hackers have descended upon MySpace as fertile ground for spreading Internet viruses. I guess...

Ha! Judging by this article from the Associated Press, hackers have descended upon MySpace as fertile ground for spreading Internet viruses. I guess raiding eBay users' PayPal accounts has lost all its charm.

This was only a matter of time. MySpace has about as much edginess as AOL, and no street cred to speak of, so it seems a logical place for internet thieves and miscreants to go hunting for late-to-the-party bumpkins.

Some of the hackers are sending phony friend invites promising nude photos of women. The smarties, like the chap in the AP story, quickly change their passwords to avoid getting hacked.

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