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Hundreds of Blogger Pages Harboring New Year?s Storm Links

by Marianna Schmudlach / December 27, 2007 8:07 AM PST

The first one, which has been ongoing, but seemingly renewed with a vengeance, is the malicious nature of ?fake? video which requires the user to install a new codec, and in turn, infects them with a ZLOB Trojan.

My colleagues over at Sunbelt Software blogged about this yesterday here.

However, in the past 24 hours, there seems to be hundreds of blogs which have appeared that now have singular links to a set of fast-flux servers that infects the user with the Storm Worm (a.k.a. NuWar ? Trend Micro detects this as WORM_NUCRP.GEN). These ?blogs? have nothing more than a reference to a ??Wishing You a Happy New Year?? or something similar, and a link to one of the server names which will infect the user with the Storm Worm.

More: http://blog.trendmicro.com/

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