A new tools helps YouTubers distribute malware.
Miscreants have created a tool that dumbs down the process of using fake YouTube websites to spread malware.Full Story
The YFakeCreator tool allows budding VXers to set up a fake site and configure options such as the properties of a supposed video. Typically users are required to download a fake codec to view content, which is not actually on offer. The codec contains the malware payload which can be anything from adware to a Trojan.
The tool also includes the ability to set-up a fake error message in a bid to disguise any attack.