I think this is a good time to remind everyone that they should have up-to-date anti-malware programs installed and activated on their machines — and, yes, this means Mac users, too!
Stanford people can go to the Essential Stanford Software website (http://ess.stanford.edu) to download and install the Sophos anti-malware tool.
More information on the DNSChanger trojan can be found at:
- Check the status of your computer: http://dns-ok.us/
- FBI’s analysis of DNSChanger: http://www.fbi.gov/DNS-changer-malware.pdf
- DNSChanger Working Grouphttp://www.dcwg.org
- PC Magazine article: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2406720,00.asp