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83 Month: July 2010

by SophosLabs

Sality Links and shortcut exploit

Shortcut exploits have made the news in malware circles this month. After Stuxnet first used them, it wasn’t long before other malware started exploiting the zero-day vulnerability – Sality is among their numbers. The authors of the Sality family added a new executable component, which we detect as Troj/Sallink-A, that enumerates network resources, dropping two […]