DNS Changer 2.0e Trojan Horse
Posted: March 17th, 2009
Security Risk: Critical
Just after the DNSChanger 2.0d variant was identified, another new variant of the DNSChanger Trojan Horse, DNSChanger 2.0e, has been discovered in the wild. The trojan horse arrives in a disk image (some samples are called serial_Avid.Xpress.Pro.5.7.2.dmg), and is again disguised as an installer for “MacCinema,” just like the 2.0d variant. Once installed, the trojan horse behaves in a similar manner to past variants.
This variant is being distributed on websites offering “cracked” or pirated copies of software, and is initially disguised as a serial …