JavaScript Botnet Code Leaked to Internet


Software that could be used to turn a Web browser into an unwitting hacker's tool has been posted to the Internet, after it was downloaded by a quick-thinking attendee at last month's Shmoocon hacker conference.

The software, called Jitko was written by Billy Hoffman, lead researcher at Spy Dynamics Inc. Hoffman demonstrated the code on March 24 as part of a presentation on the dangers of JavaScript malware. PC World - JavaScript Botnet Code Leaked to Internet

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 3rd April 2007 1:35AM