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Stubborn trojan stashes install file in Windows help


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#1 quietman7

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Posted 03 February 2010 - 12:08 PM

Security researchers have spied malware that stashes a copy of itself in a Windows help file to ensure victim computers remain infected.

The trojan, dubbed Muster.e by anti-virus provider McAfee, infects a Windows file called imepaden.hlp so it stores the main components of the malware in encrypted form...

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Posted 03 February 2010 - 01:51 PM

McAfee analysis.

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Posted 05 February 2010 - 06:37 AM

Thanks to both of you. How can one know if there security program updates will block this trojan?




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