A malware matrioshka

Tuesday, 23 May 2006, 4:12 AM EST

Out of all instant messaging clients out there, ICQ is probably the easiest to spam, because the accounts are based on relatively small integer numbers. From what we've seen, we suspect the bad guys have already created robots which randomly pick out ICQ numbers and send URLs to them.

At Viruslist.

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