December 18, 2001

FBI wants access to Badtrans passwords & keylogs

Author: JT Smith

Anonymous Reader writes: "The FBI is asking for access to a massive database that contains the private communications and passwords of the victims of the Badtrans Internet worm. Badtrans spreads through security flaws in Microsoft mail software and transmits everything the victim types. Since November 24, the worm has violated the privacy of millions of Internet users, and now the FBI wants to take part in the spying.
Full story in the Daily Rotten"


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