IronPort Spots a New Malicious Trojan
IronPort Systems, Leading provider of products for Web security and e-mail, has spotted a new Trojan program, as reported by TradeArabia on June 11, 2008.
The company said that it was able to seize, identify, report and took action against the threat that uses a bogus anti-spyware Website, http://antispyware911.com, to entice surfers to download a counterfeit scanner that actually contain the Trojan, as reported by TradeArabia on June 11, 2008.
According to IronPort, the bogus Website propounds that it provides free software to fix a spyware. But when users go for the offer and unwittingly download the Trojan, which infected their computers.
As security analysts and researchers define it, Trojan horses pose as legitimate applications but in reality hide malicious code...
» SPAMfighter News - 23-06-2008