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Kovter trojan distributed via malvertising on Huffington Post

2015/02/05

Softpedia - (International) AOL removed malicious content from its network after Cyphort researchers discovered the spread of a previously observed malvertising campaign which delivers the Kovter trojan for ad-fraud to popular Web sites through three advertising networks. The researchers also found that this campaign utilizes different command and control (C&C) servers.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Kovter-Trojan-Distributed-Via-Malvertising-on-Huffington-Post-472310.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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