Re: Daily News - Virus or Trojan?

On Sat, 24 Jan 2009 19:20:13 -0500, "David H. Lipman"
<DLipman~nospam~@Verizon.Net> wrote:

From: "metspitzer" <kilowatt@xxxxxxxxxxx>

| On Sat, 24 Jan 2009 12:34:30 -0800 (PST), Friar Broccoli
| <EliasRK@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

On Jan 24, 3:18 pm, sqlawbucks...@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
2009 nba all star starters
*******CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE********h**p://

The apparent video screen actually runs an executable.
Has anybody run it to see what kind of virus or
Trojan it puts on their computer?

Please don't Multi-Post.
Please learn to Cross-Post to pertinent, On Topic, News Groups instead.

As I replied in your OTHER post...

It doesn't "run" an executable.
It is a fake video site that goads you to install a "Video Controller Object" to view a
It is malware.

a-squared 2009.01.25 Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Renos!IK
eSafe 2009.01.22 Suspicious File
F-Secure 8.0.14470.0 2009.01.24 Suspicious:W32/Malware!Gemini
Ikarus T3. 2009.01.24 Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Renos
Microsoft 1.4205 2009.01.24 TrojanDownloader:Win32/Renos.gen!BB
Sophos 4.37.0 2009.01.24 Mal/EncPk-FM
TrendMicro 8.700.0.1004 2009.01.24 PAK_Generic.001
VirusBuster 2009.01.24 Trojan.Renos.Gen.15


What can be done about malicious web sites?

I did not run the link BTW