DNS hijacking is still going strong and the Win32/Sality operators have added this technique to their long-lasting botnet. This blog post describes how the malware guesses router passwords as part of its campaign to misdirect users, send spam and infect new victims.
Education? B. Eng. Electrical Engineering
Position and history at ESET? Joined ESET in 2010 as a Malware Researcher
What malware do you hate the most? RSA BSAFE
Favorite activities? Reverse engineering, coffee’ing the world and being a robot.
What is your golden rule for cyberspace? Disassemble it first!
When did you get your first computer? 1995, it was a Pentium 166 MHz with a modem.
Favorite computer game? Warcraft 2, then one day there was the Internet.