Yahoo Trojan

Yahoo Trojan Description

This malicious spyware is a trojan, which usually acts by fooling inexperienced users and stealing their passwords. Yahoo Trojan shows the dialog box, which requires user's ID and password to be entered. Once the user enters his private information, this pest writes it into a special log file, which is always available for the hacker.

File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 yahoo!.exe

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Posted: March 28, 2006

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