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Mebroot Has Returned

April 21, 2011  Malware News

Thousands of servers offer Mebroot rootkit to their unsuspecting visitors. Rootkit is a set of programs and technologies allowing masked malware, such as viruses, trojans and spyware on a computer. The latest version of Mebroot first appeared at the end of 2007 and is very difficult to reveal when using standard security applications. Even the older version which registered to sector MBR (master boot record) literally became invisible for both system and security applications. When a security program attempts to check MBR, the rootkit´s newest version reports that the sector has not been manipulated and it remains hidden.

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New Trojan Targets Vulnerable Microsoft Office® Users

April 10, 2015  Malware News

Opening email attachments just got a bit more risky, especially for Microsoft Office® users working in the energy sector. Security software company Symantec® reports a new malware program named Trojan.Laziok arrives in emails and exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Office® that actually should have been patched by users back in April 2012.

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