Thread: How does a Trojan horse desguise itself?

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    TransparentMember correlcj's Avatar
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    How does a Trojan horse desguise itself?

    I am curious as to how it works...
    Anyone have some knowledge to share with this question?
    "Be formless, shapeless, like water... You put water into a cup, it becomes the cup, you put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle, you put it in a teapot, it becomes the teapot... Now water can flow, or it can crash, be water my friend."
    -Bruce Lee

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    A Torjan horse is just a program that causes intentional malicious effects and tricks the user into running it by saying its another program. eg, there was a trojan called pkzip03.exe or whatever and people thought it was the installer for PK Zip.

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    Redundantly Redundant RoD's Avatar
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    some bind themselves to other programs like aim.exe and run when u execute aim.

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    End Of Line Hammer's Avatar
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    When all else fails, read the instructions.
    If you're posting code, use code tags: [code] /* insert code here */ [/code]

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