Comments on: IM to Spread Malware: the Butterfly Effect http://www.welivesecurity.com/2010/11/16/im-to-spread-malware-the-butterfly-effect/ News, Views, and Insight from the ESET Security Community Mon, 03 Feb 2014 08:49:00 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.7 By: David Martel http://www.welivesecurity.com/2010/11/16/im-to-spread-malware-the-butterfly-effect/#comment-2605 Fri, 25 Mar 2011 05:39:45 +0000 http://blog.eset.com/?p=5453#comment-2605 Oups, my bad! I have meant "Mr. Bureau" instead of "Mr. Bruneau".. Sorry!

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By: David Martel http://www.welivesecurity.com/2010/11/16/im-to-spread-malware-the-butterfly-effect/#comment-2604 Fri, 25 Mar 2011 04:59:36 +0000 http://blog.eset.com/?p=5453#comment-2604 Good post!
 
Excuse me if I'm a bit off topic, but is there a way to communicate with you, Mr. Bruneau?

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By: sharath http://www.welivesecurity.com/2010/11/16/im-to-spread-malware-the-butterfly-effect/#comment-2603 Wed, 17 Nov 2010 03:20:44 +0000 http://blog.eset.com/?p=5453#comment-2603 nice blog
thanx

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By: Alexis Dorais-Joncas http://www.welivesecurity.com/2010/11/16/im-to-spread-malware-the-butterfly-effect/#comment-2602 Tue, 16 Nov 2010 20:03:15 +0000 http://blog.eset.com/?p=5453#comment-2602 A few minutes after pressing on the Publish button, John Scarrow from Microsoft commented on his blog that the worm is in fact Win32/Slenfbot.AKD. The reason why they took such a drastic measure is because "the volume of attacks was too significant to let continue without any remediation.", according to Scarrow.

ESET detects this threat under the name Win32/Kryptik.HPD.

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