Santa worm on MSN, AOL, ICQ, & Yahoo plants rootkit

Wednesday, 21 December 2005, 3:03 AM EST

A new worm posing as a come-on to a Santa Claus site is traveling across all the major instant messaging networks, a security firm warned Tuesday, and when recipients visit the bogus site, they're infected with a file hidden from sight by a rootkit.

At InformationWeek.

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