Leading anti-malware developer finds continued prevalence of Trojan horse programs.
Sunbelt Software, a leading provider of Windows security software, today announced the top 10 most prevalent malware threats for the month of January 2010. The report, compiled from monthly scans performed by Sunbelt's award-winning anti-malware solution, VIPRE® Antivirus + Antispyware
, and its antispyware tool, CounterSpy®, is a service of SunbeltLabs™.
In January, the malware landscape remained remarkably similar to December, according to Sunbelt Software ThreatNet statistics. The top seven detections were the same as December, but in a slightly different order. In December and January, six of the top 10 detections were Trojan horse programs.