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Posts Tagged ‘trojan’

Two arrested over Zbot Trojan

Thursday, November 19th, 2009

Two individuals allegedly behind the notorious Zeus or Zbot Trojan have been arrested in Manchester, UK. (more…)

Malware threat on increase according to Microsoft report

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

The threat from worms and Trojans is on the increase, according to a bi-annual report from software giant Microsoft. (more…)

Protect yourself from Clampi

Friday, October 16th, 2009

The Trojan “Clampi” has been causing computer users and financial institutions a major headache in the past few weeks, with more than 4,500 websites targeted by the data-stealing Trojan. (more…)

Phishing scams target Middle East conflict

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

Web criminals have targeted the Israel-Palestine conflict in their latest attempt to spread an “SSL Stealer” Trojan that captures financial and personal information about computer users. (more…)

Software virus wishes you Seasons Greetings

Monday, December 29th, 2008

Opening a Christmas e-card could also trigger a Trojan installation on your PC, a team of security experts have warned. (more…)

Password stealing Trojan found in Firefox extension

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

Firefox users are being warned over a rouge extension which is being used to capture online passwords from unsuspecting users. (more…)