NEWS FROM THE LAB - Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Trick or Treat with Stormy Helloween Posted by Jose @ 19:31 GMT

New tactics from the Storm gang can be seen as they celebrate with Halloween. Below is the look of the latest Storm site:

Halloween Storm

With an unpatched system, visiting the site will trigger an exploit to automatically download and execute a malicious file. The new filename is halloween.exe. We already detect this as Email-Worm.Win32.Zhelatin.LJ

This may be a Trick, and a bad Threat from the Storm gang, so be sure to keep your databases updated.