Stealthy Trojan horses, modular bot software dodging defenses

Thursday, 16 June 2005, 2:13 AM EST

The latest threats are tailored to attack specific companies, foregoing rapid spread and avoiding notice. Others use modular components, such as an infector that can be changed to defeat the latest antivirus software and a second-stage component that turns off PC defenses.

By Robert Lemos at SecurityFocus.

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