FBI: Hidden Virus Could Cause You To Permanently Lose Internet Connection In July

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The FBI has a big warning about your computer: You can lose your Internet connection this summer if you were hacked!

Find out what’s going on after the jump.

This is a pretty complicated story that has been going on behind the scenes for almost 6 months, here’s what you need to know in a nutshell:

  • Hackers ran an online advertising scam last November and many people could be infected without any visible signs
  • The FBI encourages you to visit the special website www.dcwg.org that will tell you if your computer is infected and explain how to fix the problem.
  • After July 9th infected computers will lose connect to the Internet for good!

You can read more about this scary story from the Daily News HERE and take our poll:

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