Visualizza versione completa : Chain attack Trojan nets 3m email addresses

17-08-2005, 17.19.29

Security experts have uncovered a highly sophisticated global 'chain' attack, which uses the pamNet.A Trojan to infect victim PCs with up to 19 malicious malware programs. The attack, which is based on a tree structure, was discovered on a web page hosted on a server in the USA, with a domain registered from an address in Moscow. The principal goal of the cyber assault is to send out junk mail, and, by using this complex structure, is estimated to have so far compiled more than 3m email addresses worldwide...

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