May 9th, 2008, 05:11 PM
There is a major trojan doing the rounds of fileshare sites:
Story is here:
Since Friday 2 May, more than 500,000 instances of the Trojan have been detected on PCs.
The malicious MP3 music or Mpeg video files have appeared on popular file-sharing services such as Limewire and eDonkey. Firms should be concerned as employees often access such file-sharing networks on corporate machines.
How "convenient" for the RIAA and MPAA?
Last edited by nihil; May 9th, 2008 at 05:13 PM.
May 9th, 2008, 07:11 PM
I always open downloaded files sandboxed in Sandboxie first after scanning them with AV software. I watch the Sandboxie process window to make sure no other processes are started. This way if the file is bad and possibly a new virus or malware i can see it try to install where as just a AV scan could miss it. Also if the file is malicious it will be contained in the sandbox profile which can just be deleted. Just a thought.
May 10th, 2008, 05:22 AM
My understanding is they have their own "trojan-laden" versions. Never
Originally Posted by nihil
play anything from P2P in Windows Media Player.
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