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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1489 Malware-infected USB sticks posted to Australian homes
USB sticks containing harmful malware have been left in Australian letterboxes, police in Victoria have warned.

Residents of Pakenham, a suburb of Melbourne, have reportedly found the unmarked sticks in the boxes.

Plugging them into a computer triggers fraudulent media-streaming service offers, as well as other malware, the force said in a statement.

The devices are "extremely harmful" and should not be used, police say.
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