[...] the Trojan sends a notification e-mail to the attackers, using a US-based, free e-mail service that Symantec declined to name.
Hotmail, perhaps? No?
"Only really stupid paranoids think that there is a secret society trying to get them. People in general are too lazy to act en-masse' to disrupt things if they are comfortable. If you are creating misery and death for a group, then by all means worry.\n\nBut these people are simply clutching at straws..\n"
(Python: ''.join(map(chr, map(lambda x: int(x, 16), s.split()))))
Interchangeable parts won't.