Several antivirus vendors are reporting on Monday a new round of exploitation of Microsoft's out-of-cycle security bulletin last month. The flaw in MS08-067, which affects how remote procedure calls (RPC) are handled in the Windows Server Service, has the potential to become a fast-spreading worm, according to Microsoft. But experts predict any exploitation will be bundled within an existing Trojan horse or botnet package because that's where criminals can make the most money from the malware code.
Ken Dunham of iSIGHT Partners said his company was looking at three samples of interest.
One is what F-Secure is calling … Read more