Facebook blocks access to NBC.com

Last updated 11:47 22/02/2013

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Facebook has blocked users from accessing the NBC.com website following reports that the site is infected with a computer virus.

Facebook users were told "This link has been reported as abusive" today when they attempted to access the NBC.com website.

Several security bloggers have warned that the site was infected with malicious software, advising computer users to avoid the site.

Officials with NBC could not immediately be reached for comment

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