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Here’s a first — the Italian Gromozon, one of the nastiest pieces of malware in creation, being pushed in disguised form as a rogue antispyware security app.



(This same page also installs Malwarealarm, but through a different file.)

Incidentally, it’s also the first time we’ve seen Gromozon not being delivered through exploit but through social engineering.

VirusTotal results here.

Alex Eckelberry
(Credit to Sunbelt researcher Francesco Benedini)