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Thousands of WordPress sites hijacked to distribute malware in the last two days

2015/09/18

Softpedia - (International) Security researchers from Sucuri discovered a new malware campaign affecting thousands of WordPress Web sites, called VisitorTracker, in which hackers are hijacking sites and adding malicious JavaScript code that uses iframe calls to direct users to a site hosting the Nuclear Exploit Kit (EK).

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/thousands-of-wordpress-hijacked-to-distribute-malware-in-the-last-two-days-492117.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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