Although there is no definitive link between Greenbug and Shamoon, the group compromised at least one administrator computer within a Shamoon-targeted organisation's network prior to W32
.Disttrack.B being deployed on November 17, 2016.
Trusteer issued on Wednesday a security advisory on a new Trojan called W32.Silon that bypasses security tokens, banking card readers and uses a two pronged approach to steal login information.
The provider of customer protection for online businesses said its Rapport browser security service has blocked repeated attempts by the W32.Silon Trojan to compromise consumer Internet banking accounts.
W32.Silon is a new malware variant that intercepts Internet Explorer web browser sessions and has been associated with fraud incidents at several banks.
A Your computer has a virus named W32
.HLL W.Winevar/W32.Funlove.4099 and it's not easy to get rid of by hand.
The top zero-day viruses by threat in September were: Downloader-AAP!eml Trojan, Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Agent.uf, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.dg, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.ct, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.cs, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.de, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.da, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.df, Trojan-PSW.Win32.PdPinch.ae, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.db, Trojan-Dropper.VBS.Small.l, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.dt, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.dp, Email-Worm.Win32.Bagle.cu, Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Small.bow, and W32
W32.Winux spreads by infecting executable programs that run either on later versions of Windows from Microsoft - including 95, 98, Me, NT and 2000 - or the various versions of Linux, a free operating system that is gaining ground among techies and businesses.
The W32.Winux virus is written in a primitive computer language called assembly language, which is what allows it to infect either Windows or Linux programs, Mr Peer said.
But despite its ability to jump between different operating systems, W32.Winux is not a fast-spreading virus.
BitDefender Labs haS detected a new viral threat, in the shape of a mass mailer called Sober.I (a.k.a W32
Internet security company Symantec Corp has upgraded the W32
.Welchia.Worm from a Level 2 to a Level 4 threat as it can cause disruptions when it infects an internal company network.
Internet security company Symantec Corp has reported that there has been a decrease in the number of occurrences of the W32
.Blaster.Worm following an initial peak.