Trojan.Sinkin virus (Realphx.com)

October 10, 2003


Many users at Virginia Tech have noticed a problem with a certain website (realphx dot com). This site contains malicious code that will install software on your computer, change your default homepage and search pages in Internet Explorer, send AOL Instant Messenger information to a remote host, and add a link to your AOL Instant Messenger profile. You may also see advertisements while browsing websites.

Removal Instructions

You can find removal information for this worm at: http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/trojan.sinkin.htmlExternal Link