April 30, 2013, 2:45 pm
in Anti-Malware Research, Free Tools , by Razvan Stoica

New TDL clones are making the rounds these days, according to Bitdefender Labs antimalware researcher Marius Tivadar. The samples in question (which are just now completely analyzed) date from the beginning of April.

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February 1, 2013, 3:43 pm
by Razvan Stoica

The Bitdefender Rootkit Remover deals with known rootkits quickly and effectively making use of award-winning Bitdefender malware removal technology. Unlike other similar tools, Bitdefender Rootkit Remover can be launched immediately, without the need to reboot into safe mode first (although … Continue reading

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November 15, 2011, 4:35 pm
in Uncategorized , by Razvan Stoica

TDL 4 variants have surfaced recently, making security researchers suspect that the code may have been sold on the black market. 

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September 3, 2010, 4:46 pm

The latest incarnation of the TDL3 rootkit is capable of infecting x64 systems. Ironically enough, the basic techniques used to achieve this are positively ancient by the computing world’s standards, having been perfected in the MS-DOS age.

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