The new breed of trojans

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A sinister new trend is emerging, with specially crafted trojans targeted at individual companies. The threat reveals the use of malware in industrial or even state-sponsored espionage.

Unlike the traditional virus outbreak, where millions of viruses pass through the internet randomly looking for new hosts to infect, this threat is aimed at a small number of domains and recipients, leading at least one expert to think criminals are stealing confidential data to order. "The ...

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