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  • Blog Post: Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit Partners with FBI to Fight Zeus Malware

    Today the FBI announced the disruption of GameOver Zeus, a variant of the infamous Zeus family of malware. As part of this action, Microsoft’s Digital Crimes Unit worked with the FBI and industry partners to remove the malware so that infected computers can no longer be used for harm. Zeus, also...
  • Blog Post: Battling the ZBot Threat

    The Security Intelligence Report team at Microsoft released a new special edition report called “Battling the ZBot Threat.” Win32/Zbot is a family of password-stealing trojans that contain backdoor functionality which allows attackers to control infected computers remotely through illicit networks called...