|13 Nov 2013||#1|
| || |
MSRT November 2013 - Napolar
We first noticed the new family we named Win32/Napolar being distributed in the wild in early August this year. It quickly became a big problem on our customers’ machines.
Napolar is one of two families targeted by the Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) this month. The other is the bitcoin mining family Win32/Deminnix.
As shown in the chart below, Napolar was hitting ~220K unique machines during the week of August 23rd.
Napolar is a trojan that can download and run files, utilize your machine’s resources to conduct a DDoS attack or serve as a SOCKS proxy, monitor network traffic, and steal credentials for FTP, POP3 and websites. There is also a plugin infrastructure designed in Napolar, but we haven’t seen much usage of it.
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: MSRT November 2013 - Napolar|
|Advanced Windows Update Notification for November 12th 2013||News|
|Xbox One to Launch on November 22, 2013 in 13 Markets||News|
|Office 2013 --OUTLOOK 2013 requires Internet connection to set up||Microsoft Office|
|iGoogle Going Bye, Bye November 1, 2013||Chillout Room|
|MSRT Fake||System Security|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:29 AM.