CyberLover just wants your data0 comments
9 Dec 2007 @ 03:10

A program that can mimic online flirtation and then extract personal information from its unsuspecting conversation partners is making the rounds in Russian chat forums, according to security software firm PC Tools.

The artificial intelligence of CyberLover's automated chats is good enough that victims have a tough time distinguishing the "bot" from a real potential suitor, PC Tools said. The software can work quickly too, establishing up to 10 relationships in 30 minutes, PC Tools said. It compiles a report on every person it meets complete with name, contact information, and photos.

"As a tool that can be used by hackers to conduct identity fraud, CyberLover demonstrates an unprecedented level of social engineering," PC Tools senior malware analyst Sergei Shevchenko said in a statement.

Among CyberLover's creepy features is its ability to offer a range of different profiles from "romantic lover" to "sexual predator." It can also lead victims to a "personal" Web site, which could be used to deliver malware, PC Tools said.

Although the program is currently targeting Russian Web sites, PC Tools is urging people in chat rooms and social networks elsewhere to be on the alert for such attacks. Their recommendations amount to just good sense in general, such as avoiding giving out personal information and using an alias when chatting online. The software company believes that CyberLover's creators plan to make it available worldwide in February...

[< Back] [Sexoteric Blog]



Your Name:
Your URL: (or email)
For verification, please type the word you see on the left:

Other articles in
26 Jul 2012 @ 22:24: U.N. Commission Calls for Legalizing Prostitution Worldwide
9 Mar 2011 @ 01:10: The Kussomat
17 Feb 2011 @ 15:51: Penis-leash shopping
1 Dec 2010 @ 23:40: Bad Sex
9 Nov 2010 @ 02:59: Prince of Brunei and his sex statues of himself
21 Oct 2010 @ 13:15: Bob Guccione
2 Oct 2010 @ 03:07: Niqabitch
29 Jun 2010 @ 00:34: No sex on the space station
9 Jun 2010 @ 16:03: There's too little porn in those iPad posters
7 Jun 2010 @ 04:03: Is This Woman Too Hot To Be a Banker?

[< Back] [Sexoteric Blog] [PermaLink]? 

Pmates - Kindgirls - Bad Suzy - Petardas - Sensual Arousal - Tiny Eve - Fleshbot - Kristen Archives - Indie Nudes -