Trojan Horse Plays on Deadly European Storms

Malicious Trojan horse software claiming to provide information on topics like the deadly storms that have battered Europe has infected thousands of computers, security vendor Sophos PLC warned. The e-mail tries to entice victims into clicking on the malicious attachments by offering reports on topics like "230 Dead as storm batters Europe," or "U.S. Secretary of Sate Condoleeza Rice has kicked German Chancellor," said Graham Cluley, a senior technology consultant with Sophos.

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