Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday August 11, 2012

Is Your Computer Infected With Gauss Malware?

As we reported yesterday, Kaspersky reported a new variant virus making the rounds. The Gauss malware was initially designed to steal banking information from Middle East users, but has since expanded its parameters. A link is provided to check to see if your PC has been infected.

Gauss steals detailed information like browser history, cookies, passwords, and system configurations, Kaspersky said, but it can also steal things like credentials for various online banking systems and payment methods.