Casey Anthony Virus Takes Over Facebook

Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images

A video that claims to show Anthony confessing to her lawyer is actually malware.

Beware that video of Casey Anthony reportedly confessing to her lawyer for killing her 2-year-old daughter, Caylee, that's popping up everywhere on Facebook.

VIDEO: NBC News Broadcasts Fight Outside Casey Anthony Trial

It's malware, according to Allfacebook.com, which first pointed out the rapidly spreading virus.

But the trial has been tech-friendly. Progressive Lifestyles launched an App in late June where users could pay 99 cents to live stream the trial. In May, Hearst Television launched Casey Anthony Updates, which featured court transcripts, news stories and videos.

PHOTOS: Top 10 TV Trials That Shook the World

Anthony was acquitted last week in the death of her daughter. She is due to be released from jail on July 17 with the time served as she awaited for trial.

CNN's HLN had been live broadcasting the trial to record ratings.

comments powered by Disqus