Worm uses Real Media files to infect


McAfee is warning of a new worm that modifies Real Media files and launches a malicious website without a user prompt.

Once the page is open, the worm can spread over network drives and shared files to "download whatever the (malware) author wants to download," Craig Schmugar, threat researcher with McAfee Avert Labs, told SCMagazine.com on Wednesday. News - IT Security News - SC Magazine UK

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 17th November 2006 1:10AM