How do you get rid of the new skype spam virus?

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How do you get rid of the new skype spam virus?

my friends keep sending me messages saying "this is my favorite pic of you lol (link here)"

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This happened to me also today it posted it several times saying "this is my favorite pic of you lol [link redacted] (different links on each message) and i dont know what to do so i don't forget that its a virus!

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This is not a new virus ... we have seen this before.

Courtesy of Tamim, please see this:

http://community.skype.com/t5/Windows-desktop-client/virus-on-Skype/m-p/1111780/highlight/true#M8415...

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I cant install the virus software the hacker rejects me from going on that site
What should i do i know the hacker ip:173.212.56.230 location australia adelaide
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I have the same issue, I had this headache since yesterday, Can someone tellus if this virus may get access to my other accounts as well, besides Skype's of course?

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Then I really want to track (down) the hacker, so if there's someway to get his IP that would be a real pleasure.

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I went and tried to ddos the hacker but heres the ip 173.212.56.230
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@anonymous101, try using Internet explorer or burning a copy of the software on another computer. And you shouldn't be trying to ddos anyone, I'm pretty sure that he didn't start the entire virus, he was probably only infected.
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I accidentally kudos your ddos post. I'm on my Mobile and accidentally clicked it. It's wrong to ddos people.
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