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Attack on Dailymotion redirected visitors to exploits

2014/07/07

IDG News Service - (International) Symantec researchers reported that beginning June 28 attackers injected malicious code into video-sharing Web site Dailymotion.com 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.

Source: http://www.networkworld.com/article/2451063/security/attack-on-dailymotion-redirected-visitors-to-exploits.html

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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