On the night of 30th, May, Rising released the red security alert to all the netizens, enterprises and government organizations that the Flamer virus which swept the world had invaded China. Rising warned the enterprises and public institutions, and government organizations to pay high attention to the virus, and prepare the related safety precaution works. In accordance with the introduction made by Rising security experts, this virus is very complex and dangerous; once an enterprise is infected, this virus will spread to the whole network rapidly. When the virus entered the systems, it will release back-door programs, and cover all major possibilities to gather intelligence, including keyboard, screen, microphone, storage devices, networks, Wi-Fi, USB and system processes, to send them to the virus writer which brings a huge potential safety hazard to users. Now Rising has upgraded all the productions urgently, so all the Rising’s users can intercept and kill this virus thoroughly. It is reported that on the April 3, Rising has intercepted and captured this virus successfully by Cloud Security System and intercepted it automatically by the function of Trojan-horse defense. The analysis displays that SKyWIper(Flamer) virus is more complex and dangerous than Factory virus which has swept the world last year; if the infection happens in government organizations or enterprises, it will spread rapidly and represent the potential risk in confidential information.
Rising Security experts analyze this malicious sKyWIper(Flamer) virus structure is quite complex, with the size of more than ten MB, which is extremely complex and dangerous beyond general understandings for normal viruses. The sKyWIper(Flamer) virus consists of many functional modules which are calculated via 5 different encryption methods, 3 different compression techniques, and at least 5 different file formats, as well as special code injection techniques and system vulnerabilities exploiting techniques.
A few days ago, CrySyS Lab, a security team in Hungarian, had released a security report to point out that a super virus called sKyWlper was affecting the Middle East countries and European countries. This team considered that this virus was the most complex one they had ever found, and it seemed some government agency spent lots of money creating this malicious virus aiming at cyber warfare activities. According to the Rising experts, the sKyWlper in the report of CrySyS Lab is exactly the SKyWIper(Flamer) virus in Rising’s security report.
Rising Company announces that experts are fully analyzing and monitoring the SKyWIper(Flamer) virus, and will announce the details and the defense means of the virus to the whole society in the first time.
User can download Rising “Worm.Win32.Flame” Remover V1.0 from the following link to fully protect your computer security, http://cnrdn.com/wgt4 .