Smart malware injects spam into messages

Tuesday, 27 February 2007, 2:37 PM EST

Security experts are warning of a Trojan horse that can automatically attach spam to emails, instant messages and bulletin board postings.

Symantec researcher Eric Chien said that the malware uses a Windows layered service provider component to watch network traffic and alter outgoing messages and posts.

At vnunet.

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