First Trojan using Sony DRM has arrived

Thursday, 10 November 2005, 2:57 PM EST

Sony-BMG's rootkit DRM technology masks files whose filenames start with "$sys$". A newly-discovered variant of of the Breplibot Trojan takes advantage of this to drop the file "$sys$drv.exe" in the Windows system directory.

By John Leyden at Channer Register.

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