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Music trojan infects when you play a song

A new trojan has been found by security analysts that uses the music and video you download to infect your machine with a trojan.

The trojan is transported via the Advanced Systems Format (ASF), used for the popular WMA, WMV and MP3 formats. The trojan is executed by way of a request to download a codec. Most users are used to being asked to download a new codec for file playback, but in this case you download malware instead.

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Overr8ed3716d ago (Edited 3716d ago )

yerrp :D... that suxs

jack who3716d ago

time for a mac...oh wait

Ned Flanders3716d ago

Darn-didly! :(

Hope I don't get malware when i'm listening to Hyms!

DarkBlade3716d ago

What the reason to download anything anymore. Im mean like everything seems to have viruses. Well not very thing.

medicshelley3716d ago

I was hit by 2 of these viruses this weekend. If you are unable to load Goggle or other major website's run your anti virus software. If it doesn't pick something up I would try a difference virus scan program.

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