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Kaspersky analyzes distribution network for Koler mobile ransomware

2014/07/28

Securityweek - (International) Kaspersky Lab published findings on the Koler ransomware which targets Android and Internet Explorer users stating that dozens of automatically generated sites redirect traffic to a central hub using a traffic distribution system where users are again redirected. The distribution infrastructure relies on a network of at least 48 malicious adult Web sites linked to Keitaro traffic redirection system.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/kaspersky-analyzes-distribution-network-koler-mobile-ransomware

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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