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A list of domains that are known to be used to propagate spyware and malware are listed in Bind and Windows zone files.
We look at five key trends for banking security in Latin countries.
Our network is routed (10.58.5.0/24), with other local subnets existing within the scope of 10.58.0.0/16.
The domains are loaded onto an internal DNS server.
When a computer requests a URL or file from one of these domains, a fake reply is sent, thus preventing many spyware installs from occuring. We all have had problems with machines being overrun by malware: taking 20 minutes to startup, constant popups, hijacking of the home and search pages, bookmarks being added, etc.
Malware can even turn a machine into a "zombie", and be an unwilling participant in spam sending/relaying, address harvesting, or DDOS attacks against other computers.
One of the more popular techniques for fighting malware among home users is through the use of a host file for DNS redirection.