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Malvertisers slam Forbes, Realtor with world's worst exploit kits

2015/09/23

The Register - (International) Security researchers from FireEye and Malwarebytes reported that multiple Forbes Web sites and Realtor.com were hit with malvertising attacks that redirected users to sites hosting the Neutrino and Angler exploit kits (EKs), which boast a 40 percent exploit-rate for victims and leverage Adobe Flash, Java, Microsoft Silverlight, and other browser vulnerabilities and quickly incorporate zero day flaws.

Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/09/23/malvertising_forbes/

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