The doomed IM client is especially popular in Brazil - a country well known for its crooks focused on stealing banking information via Trojans - so it should not come as a surprise that the malicious download pages that are listed by Google actually serve a Trojan banker disguised as the installer:
Expectedly, this and other malicious domains serving the malware have been registered with bogus data.
This is only the beginning, and other similar schemes are still expected by April 30th - the date on which the service will become unavailable for Brazilian users, so Assolini recommends biting the bullet now and migrating to Skype now.
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