New worms throught MSN Messenger and AIM

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The virus creator have entered in vacation, mostly, but there are a few of them sitll fighting with the companies which wish to offer security conditions for informatic enviroment. One example of this is the most recent danger which spread through MSN Messenger and AOL Instant Messenger networks.

The worms are transmited through messages which contain links, and if accesed it infect the system with a trojan or some sort of dangerous worm.

One of these viruses is caled Kirvo and it is transmited through a chat message which comes from one of the contacts in the contact list. The message contains a link to a website, when accesed a copy of Kirvo is installed on the computer.

Kirvo is programmed to deliver to the system a version of Spybot, a dangerous worm which can be used to exploit the diffrent vulnerabilities of the system and to detect every action of the user on the computer.
 
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