Virus writers craft PnP botnet client

Monday, 24 October 2005, 3:32 PM EST

Virus writers have created a botnet client that uses a recently discovered Microsoft vulnerability to spread. Mocbot is the first malware to use the MS05-047 Microsoft Plug and Plug vulnerability.

By John Leyden at Channel Register.

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