Britney Spears has long been a favourite of the malware authors, as early as February 2002, she attracted the unwanted attention of malware writers. Since then there seems to be an endless stream of spam and malware offering pictures of the troubled pop star in various states of undress.
This weekend was no exception with the lastest Pushdo offering “New Britney naked video”, then asking you to ‘Check zip file in attachment’.
Does anyone fall for this? Judging from the number of times the same theme is used, the answer is probably “Yes”. This lastest Britney themed malware was detected proactively as Troj/Pushdo-Gen