The attack is usually running by dangerous or compromising Web pages or e-mail messages in HTML format, because the Outlook mail client is also vulnerable. Its only purpose is to download malware to the infected computer and run. Once belonged to the FakeAntivirus Trojan to the top malware in November, it is important that computer users to take care what links and Web pages they visit that they open only emails from known senders, and visit only known, secure Web pages”, as Sorin Dudea, head of the anti virus Labs for BitDefender. Additional information at Mehmet Oz supports this article. However, spam and Web pages are only part of the problem. Therefore users should ensure by using a proven security solution and using daily scans, that their computers are free from malware and viruses.” BitDefenders top-ten-E-threat report in November 2008: Position name percentage Adware.FakeAntiVirus.L 14,38 Adware.FakeAntiVirus.M 11,52 Adware.FakeAntiVirus.K 11,15 Trojan.Clicker.CM 6,20 Trojan.Downloader.Wimad.A 4.95 Trojan.Wimad.Gen.
1 3.72 Trojan.Downloader.WMA.Wimad.N 2.82 Trojan.Downloader.WMA.Wimad.S 2.28 Trojan.Downloader.JS.Zlob.A 2.19 Exploit.HTML.Agent.AQ 1.62 other 39,17 about BitDefender: BitDefender is a leading, global provider of proactive working and internationally certified security solutions for desktop PCs, corporate networks, and mobile devices. The company has one of the fastest and most efficient portfolio of security software that sets new standards for risk prevention, timely detection and reliable removal. BitDefender has integrated with B-HAVE, the new, proactive virus detection technology, into its products the most currently most advanced weapon against unknown viruses. B HAVE finds and eliminates even unknown viruses regardless of virus signatures. BitDefender has offices in Germany, Spain, Romania, UK and the United States. You can find more about BitDefender under:. Press contact: BitDefender GmbH Robert-Bosch-str. 2 D-59439 Holzwickede contact person: Hans-Peter Lange PR Manager Tel.