Trojans stampede across the web

Tuesday, 19 July 2005, 1:52 PM EST

Websites concealing malicious Trojan code are increasing in number faster than ever before, a security firm has warned.

Websense Security Labs reported that a high percentage of malicious sites contain so-called Trojan horse downloaders, and banking Trojans designed to create backdoors through which personal data can be sent to hackers.

By Ken Young at vnunet.

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