Malware spreading via Skype

Friday, 23 March 2007, 4:12 PM EST

Experts are warning of a new piece of malware spreading via the Skype VoIP application. The Trojan is a variant of the Warezov/Stration code which arrived at the end of last month.

Skype users receive a message from a contact suggesting they check out a URL. When the page is visited they are asked to download and install a file containing the Trojan.

At vnunet.

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