Re: Clicktilluwin DLDER Trojan

From: Jonas M Luster (jluster@d-fensive.com)
Date: 12/31/01


Date: Mon, 31 Dec 2001 12:47:43 -0800
From: Jonas M Luster <jluster@d-fensive.com>
To: vuln-dev@securityfocus.com

Quoting Michael Watson (mmwatson@peoplepc.com):

> something weird is going on. maybe the limeware and kazaa people got hacked
> and someone is having a little fun, or maybe they are intentionally doing
> this for some reason. isn't there some kind of legal way for this to be

They get paid for it. Smuggling ad-ware or spyware into seemingly free
applications is, well, common behavior.

http://www.lavasoftusa.com/index.html can help.