|Subject||:||Windows Bank Trojan|
|Date||:||10 Feb, 2005 on 18:17|
February 10, 2005
According to the Inquirer at:
the British anti-virus firm Sophos said it has discovered a trojan which attacks Microsoft's anti-spyware product, which actually is still in the beta testing stage
Sophos said Mr BankAsh-A trojan is a piece of software that attempts to steal online banking passwords.
The trojan is after a number of banks, said Sophos, particularly Barclays, Cahoot, Halifax, HSBC, Lloyds, Nationwide, Smile and Natwest.
According to the Sophos web site at:
the trojan affects Windows operating systems and
Yet more reasons for banks to stay with OS/2 Warp !!