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PostPosted: Tue May 08, 2007 6:28 am    Post subject: Kardphisher Trojan poses as Windows screen Reply with quote

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Symantec has warned of a Trojan that has posed as a Windows activation program and duped users into entering credit card information. Dubbed Kardphisher, the Trojan...throws up an official-looking screen that claims the user's copy of Windows was activated by someone else. "To help reduce software piracy, please re-activate your copy of Windows now," the screen reads. "We will ask you for your billing details, but your credit card will NOT be charged."...
computerworlduk.com

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