Parasitic IRCBot in the wild

Thursday, 11 May 2006, 2:56 AM EST

Statistics show that the contemporary malware landscape is, in the main, somehow connected with Trojans: Backdoors, Trojan-Downloaders, Trojan-Droppers, etc.

Although we are still seeing the same kind of viruses as we were seeing 10 years ago, written by cyber hooligans, every now and then we find old style methods being incorporated into more serious malware.

At Viruslist.

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