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quietman7
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 13, 2007 9:24 am    Post subject: New Storm Trojan starts malware war Reply with quote

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The Trojan that pumped up spam volumes in January is at it again, and is now spreading over instant messaging and even attacking rival malware. Symantec researchers said that the "Storm Trojan," aka "Peacomm", is now spreading via AOL Instant Messenger (AIM), Google Talk and Yahoo Messenger...
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 13, 2007 10:00 pm    Post subject: Re: New Storm Trojan starts malware war Reply with quote

quietman7 wrote:
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The Trojan that pumped up spam volumes in January is at it again, and is now spreading over instant messaging and even attacking rival malware. Symantec researchers said that the "Storm Trojan," aka "Peacomm", is now spreading via AOL Instant Messenger (AIM), Google Talk and Yahoo Messenger...
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Well this Trojan happens to also be a Pump and Dump Stock Scam spewer too according to many other sites, man spammers are trying to win the battle, at least untill someone makes a destructive Virus to end it all.
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