PowerPoint Zero Day Attack Points to Corporate Espionage

A second Trojan used in the latest zero-day attack against Microsoft Office contains characteristics that pinpoint corporate espionage as the main motive, according to virus hunters tracking the threat.

According to an alert from Symantec, a backdoor called Trojan.Riler.F is installing itself as a layered service provider, or LSP, allowing it access to every piece of data entering and leaving the infected computer. PowerPoint Zero-Day Attack Points to Corporate Espionage

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 20th July 2006 10:49PM