Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 20th Oct 2010 22:27 UTC
Privacy, Security, Encryption A new version of the Zeus financial malware has added sophisticated new mechanisms to commit online fraud and remain the Trojan of choice for criminals. Zeus has not only improved its business logic but also its ability to avoid detection and automatic analysis by antivirus vendors. Just like commercial application developers, the creators of Zeus run an R&D program to ensure it can avoid detection and side-step the growing number of IT security mechanisms designed to detect, block and eliminate it.
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Is this some kind of testing kit to test for security vulnerabilities or is this written by black hat crackers (hackers?).

Never mind. I got around to reading the article and I see that it's the real deal.

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