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How Hackers Use LinkedIn to Infect Your PC With Malware

Hackers are targeting LinkedIn to spread malware and steal user data.
Abhishek Joshi
Scammers are using the professional platform LinkedIn to deploy malware into any system.
LinkedIn’s chat and job postings featuring share links/files are being exploited by cyber criminals.
Opening such links and files from malicious accounts posing as recruiters allows them to steal your data.
Interacting with such accounts puts your passwords and other sensitive data at risk.
Verifying connection requests is the best way to avoid being hacked.
It also helps to scan all documents and files prior to downloading.