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Attackers change home routers' DNS settings via malicious code injected in ads

2014/10/22

Help Net Security - (International) Sucuri Security researchers identified a malvertising campaign that embeds malicious code into an ad hosted on the googlesyndication.com network and attempts to change the DNS settings on users' home routers in order to lead them to potentially malicious Web sites.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=2891

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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