Security Tidbits : New nasty on the way? New Mac rogue? Plus beware of Some Myspace Friends

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There’s a new site out for a rogue security product, NanoAntivirus. This looks like it will be a potential replacement (or additional rogue version) of the pernicious Antispyware Pro XP.

Binaries are not active (yet). However, a fake scanner page is already up: scan. antispyware-free-scanner. com/100525/8/ (if you don’t add the 100525/8/, you get the Antivirus XP Pro scan, complete with fake “porn” that’s been “found” on your computer).

This site is a sister to WiniGuard, a rogue antispyware program related to Innovagest 2000… a noted bad actor…

However, there are no downloadable binaries. Something to keep an eye on, though.

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Just to put this into context, we’ve seen the Innovagest gang around some really horrific products, likeAntivirus XP 2008, XP Antivirus — and much more.

If you get this Friend Request in MySpace, it’s not a good one.

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Here’s the profile page:

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However, clicking on the page brings up this oddball page:

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Notice the use of a “translate” page on Google. Possible a new redirect type of activity to avoid filters…

The page pushes a Zlob fake codec variant, disguised at a “MySpace Profile Object”.

Thanks to Big R, a security researcher, for this catch.