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Buffalo in Japan is red-faced after its Website shipped Trojan-infected Windows driver updates for a bunch of its peripherals, including broadband routers, home NAS, and Bluetooth mice. According to this notice (Google translation here), the installers were modified to include Infostealer.Bankeiya.B, which steals bank account …

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Catch the Trojan...

Quote: Users that downloaded the update have been told not to use Internet banking until they've disinfected their machines. McAfee and Symantec products catch the Trojan, Buffalo says.

Ok.. so if they caught it, do the users still need to disinfect? Or is an 'after the fact' catch?

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Re: Catch the Trojan...

Those who had already downloaded and installed need to patch. The offending files have been removed from the site.

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Re: Catch the Trojan...

Bet this is the tip of an iceberg, it's just that the others haven't been found yet.

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