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The intruders install an "agent' (frequently through a Trojan horse program) that runs on the compromised computer awaiting further instructions.
The explicit photos also turned out to be malicious programs and among them was the Andromeda backdoor that allows cybercriminals to secretly control a compromised computer.
That compromised computer is used by a botnet to lure new users by various means such as spam email.
Consider, to cite just one example, that the NYT had to stay on digital vigil for four full months so that it could 'identify every digital back door the hackers used' following which time it had to replace "every compromised computer and set up new defences in hopes of keeping hackers out".
It is a destructive malware that corrupts files on a compromised computer and overwrites the MBR (Master Boot Record) in an effort to render a computer unusable," Symantec says in a blog posting about the virus, which it called W32.
Without directly referring to the Saudi Aramco attack, Symantec, one of the world's largest Internet security companies, described the virus as a destructive malware that corrupts files on a compromised computer and overwrites the MBR (Master Boot Record) in an effort to render a computer unusable.
The user of the compromised computer is usually unaware that anything malicious has occurred.
Just as we can replace hardware, so can we rebuild a compromised computer.
The compromised computer was run by a contract company that maintains a data center for fundraising activities.
A worm is a piece of software, similar to a virus, but with the property of using the originally compromised computer to infect additional computers.
bot and Spy-bot, and said in one case the hard drive of the compromised computer was erased remotely before the IT department could investigate.
According to the security bulletin MS11035, without the patch specially crafted code -- or malware -- could enter and run whatever it wants, putting users at risk for lost data and compromised computer systems.