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Re: [security] Social Eng. with Windows Media Player and Codec Download
From: Marco Ermini <markoer () markoer org>
Date: Tue, 3 Jan 2006 17:44:10 +0100
On 12/28/05, Elia Florio <eflorio () edmaster it> wrote:
there's some malware/adware that try to use .ASX files as vector
to infect windows machines by forcing users to download and install
The trick (not an exploit!!!!) is to convince people that Windows Media
needs an additional codec....so that users confirm the download of an EXE
The EXE file downloaded is probably some Download.Trojan or Trojan.Clicker
packed with Nullsoft NSIS.
It was classified as "Trojan-Clicker.Win32.Bomka.a"
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- Re: [security] Social Eng. with Windows Media Player and Codec Download Marco Ermini (Jan 03)