Virus watches mouse clicks

Computer hackers have developed a way of recording mouse clicks, as well as keystrokes, using a new form of virus.

Hackers have created thousands of viruses that collect keyed in login information, such as bank account passwords, after infecting a computer.

The viruses, known as keylogging trojans, monitor internet usage, collect login information entered by users via keystrokes and send the information back to the author of the trojan. Virus watches mouse clicks - Breaking - Technology -

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 16th March 2006 11:37PM