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Posted 26 August 2011 - 11:43 AM

Illegal Keygen for Reputed Antivirus Comes Bundled with Malware
"It is common practice for crooks to use pirated software as a means of disseminating malware. Itís an approach that has been used for years and it still works as a charm. Any new software product launch is awaited and included into this malware distribution cycle. A much anticipated movie or software product becomes the perfect lure for users who are inclined towards piracy rather than legal product or service acquisition.

This is exactly the scenario we spotted last week, when crooks started using the latest Internet Security avtivirus product from Trustport as bait .."
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