There is a good article on the Sans.org website regarding some of the new methods malware authors are using to trick you into installing their malicious code.

http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=5797

Last year when I attended a SANS course in Florida on Identifying and Removing Malware, one of the main things that kept coming up at the event was the fact that targeted malware was on the rise.  There are several sites out on the Internet right now that you can go to, pay a small amount of money and download a malware generator kit that you can then use to "target" the business of your choice.  You input a few variables such as the IP of an FTP site where you want all the data you are stealing to go to.  Then all you have to do is get the malware onto their network.  Usually this is done just by e-mailing it to somebody at the company, but as the article points out the bad guys are getting trickier!

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