Armenian Security Agency Reports Azeri E-mail Virus Infecting Armenian Computers

YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan)–According to the Armenian National Security Services, a computer virus program dubbed "Perfect Key Logger" has been discovered in a number of computers in Armenia. The source of the virus has been traced to Azerbaijani Special Foreign Services.
According to the report, the virus is being transmitted through e-mail. When unsuspecting users open email attachmen’s that contain the virus, a program automatically embeds itself in the computer system and begins gathering and transmitting data.
The National Security Services have warned citizens and organizations in Armenia and Karabakh to obtain anti-virus software and pay close attention to the emails they open, making sure they are not opening mail from unknown addressee’s.


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