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Attack on Dailymotion redirected visitors to exploits


IDG News Service - (International) Symantec researchers reported that beginning June 28 attackers injected malicious code into video-sharing Web site which redirected visitors to a malicious Web site hosting the Sweet Orange Exploit Kit. Computers compromised by the exploit kit were then infected with the Trojan.Adclicker artificial traffic generator malware.


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:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:20:50