Malware that takes a nap…

Trojan Nap evades behavioral anti-malware by performing a few functions and then it stops executing anything for 10 minutes.  Pretty nifty stuff – http://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/view/30622/malware-takes-a-nap-to-avoid-detection/

Microsoft and Symantec Give the Beat Down on a Botnet

It’s tag team time!  Oh yeah!  Microsoft and Symantec got bored and decided to shutdown a botnet named Bamital.  Bamital controlled thousands of PC’s and would redirect search engine queries to fake/malicious sites. 

China’s got worms…errr…and malware too.

Apparently the good ole’ country of the .cn has a 55% infection rate among it’s PC’s.  That’s the highest on Earth (and possibly the galaxy).  New PC’s in China are often preloaded with malware…and smog.  http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/02/07/panda_china_most_infected_pcs/

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