Carelessness busts Linux security (Malware in GNOME screensaver)
Dec 09, 2009, 17:02 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Chris Duckett)
"The latest reminder to be vigilant comes via the users
unfortunate enough to download and install a malicious screensaver
"Although the malicious content is now removed, the code
fragments left show what the trojan's potential may have been.
"The program inserted a bash script into /usr/bin/ by using wget
and then executing the script."