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Security Firms Bust Malware-for-Sale Racketeers

A malware-for-sale ring used to distribute customized copies of a data-pilfering Trojan has been cracked by two computer security firms. Panda Software of Glendale, Calif., and RSA Security of Bedford, Mass., “neutralized” several Web sites that were providing information thieves with customized versions of the Briz.A Trojan, according to Panda. Panda said it intercepted information pinched by the malware, including “hundreds of user names and passwords for banks, telecommunication companies, hotels, airlines and international betting services. Full Story

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