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Flashpack exploit kit uses ad networks to deliver Cryptowall, Dofoil malware

2014/11/18

Securityweek - (International) Trend Micro researchers identified a malicious advertisement campaign that uses free ads to attempt to redirect users to a page hosting the Flashpack exploit kit, which then attempts to serve a variant of the Dofoil trojan or the Cryptowall ransomware.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/flashpack-exploit-kit-uses-ad-networks-deliver-cryptowall-dofoil-malware

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