Deconstructing a Pump-and-Dump Spam Trojan - Top 20 Other Malware on SpamThru Bots

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

SecureWorks researcher Joe Stewart reverse-engineers a SpamThru Trojan and finds evidence of a well-heeled spam operation attempting to manipulate penny stocks. These images show the scammers at work.

 
 
 

The SpamThru bot comes with its own anti-virus scanner -- a pirated copy of Kaspersky Anti-Virus. The scanning generates a report that shows a list of infected files along with the name of the detected malware. Overall, 3,863 different named malware va

Deconstructing a Pump-and-Dump Spam Trojan - Top 20 Other Malware on SpamThru Bots
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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