Friday, August 22, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
German Regulator Will Pursue Complaint Against Publishers
IBM Tries To Strengthen Its Presence In China With Local Vendor Deal
Demand For iPhone 6 Screens Add Perssure To Supply Chain
Intel Highlights Its Wireless Computing Plans
Ouya Parners With Xiaomi On Games
Sony Offers New Smart Tennis Sensor
Microsoft to Announce Windows 9 on September Event: report
Acer Unveils New Chromebox CXI and Chromebook 11
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > General Computing > Microso...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, July 04, 2005
Microsoft Patch May be Trojan


A Trojan designed to get past antivirus software is being spread by spam posing as an urgent Microsoft security update.

WebSense, the web monitoring company has issued a warning about the infected spam mails, which claim to protect against worm attacks.

The email header is as follows: 'Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-039: New patch against W32/Sober, W32/Zafi, W32/Mytob'.

If a user clicks on the link at the bottom of the email, a new variant of the SDBot Trojan, which has not yet been identified by antivirus companies, is downloaded onto the PC.

Graham Cluley, senior technology consultant at Sophos, said, the lab tells me that the URL quoted in the emails is down, so there's no way at the moment for people to be infected by whatever is at the end of the web link. Because we cannot download any malware at the end of the link we cannot currently confirm whether we detect this variant or not, he added.


Previous
Next
IRMA's Anti-Piracy Compliance Program Expands Into Argentina        All News        Linux moves into midrange Motorola phones
Download the Movie Legally     General Computing News      Swedes curb rampant downloading

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Microsoft to Announce Windows 9 on September Event: report
Samsung, Microsoft Want To End Android Patent Dispute Soon
Sony, Huawei, Microsoft To Announce New Smartphones at 2014 IFA
Microsoft Releases 19-euro Music Phone
Microsoft Sues Samsung Over Royalty Payments
Microsoft Releases New Limited Edition Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 With Master Chief from Halo
Microsoft Details Windows Phone 8.1 Update, Brings Cortana To New Markets
Microsoft Releases The Sharks Cove, A Raspberry Pi Alternative
China Starts Anti-monopoly Investigation On Microsoft
Microsoft's Profit Hurt By Nokia Acquisition, Plans Unified OS
Microsoft Is Shutting Down Xbox Entertainment Studios
Microsoft To Eliminate 18,000 Jobs

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .