Comodo Internet Security Protects against Purloined Letter Attacks

Poe fans will recognize the latest malware: viruses embedded in ordinary English-language communications.

A recent article by Robert Blincoe in New Scientist divulges that it is possible to disguise software instructions in ordinary English-language text. "English shell code," as the ruse is known, used to be thought impossible because it required vast processing power. Blincoe notes that such power may soon be available to crackers. > English Shell Code