Honor among thieves?

Friday, 30 November 2007, 3:41 PM EST

The Mpack and IcePack exploit packages have been on sale for some time. Now, free releases of these tools are being distributed, but are these free distributions all they are supposed to be? While examining these free releases we discovered some surprises.

The Mpack and IcePack exploit packages are designed for non-technical users. They group exploits together into one easy to install package and using this package, non-technical users can run exploits on the browsers of unsuspecting visitors.

At Symantec.

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