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Yahoo, WinZip servers compromised through Shellshock vulnerability

2014/10/06

Softpedia - (International) A security researcher with Future South Technologies identified and reported Yahoo, WinZip, and Lycos servers that were compromised by attackers exploiting the Shellshock vulnerability to run a malicious Perl script to scan for potential targets.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Yahoo-WinZip-Servers-Compromised-Through-Shellshock-Vulnerability-461164.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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