Mutating Email Bugs Swarm
Two resurgent email borne exploits have been hitting users particularly hard over the last week, and researchers say the uptick could get worse.
Stration.DS, a variant of a mass mailing virus that was first spotted last month, is reproducing at alarming rates, according to researchers.
...Separately, Panda Software says it has spotted several variants of the Haxdoor Trojan -- a rootkit exploit that often uses email to steal confidential user information -- over the last seven days. Like Stration, Haxdoor is not new, but appears to be re-emerging in a particularly virulent strain. Dark Reading - Desktop Security - Mutating Email Bugs Swarm - Security News Analysis
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