Malware Sites Exploit Bhutto Assassination

Posted: January 2, 2008 in Tech

Virus writers are exploiting the assassination of former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto’s to spread malware.

The malware poses as video clips that attempts to trick users into running malign ActiveX controls. The malicious downloaded file is detected by Symantec as the Emcodec-Trojan.

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