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Researchers notice uptick in 'Poweliks' trojan infections


SC Magazine - (International) Symantec researchers observed an increase in reported Poweliks trojan infections, with the malware delivered by spam emails, exploit kits, and a spam campaign that impersonates the U.S. Postal Service and Canadian Post.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:22:21