Porn site users targeted with malicious ads redirecting to exploit kits, malware

Discussion in 'malware problems & news' started by mood, Sep 11, 2020.

  1. mood

    mood Updates Team

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    Porn site users targeted with malicious ads redirecting to exploit kits, malware
    Adult ad networks abused in last hurrah attacks before Flash and IE near EOL
    September 11, 2020
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/porn-...ious-ads-redirecting-to-exploit-kits-malware/
    Malwarebytes: Malvertising campaigns come back in full swing
     
  2. Rasheed187

    Rasheed187 Registered Member

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    Seriously this is so boring, once again they are trying to exploit IE. So seems like hackers have got a difficult time trying to exploit Chromium based browsers and Firefox. And ad-blockers also play a big role of course.
     
  3. mood

    mood Updates Team

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    Attackers Target Porn Site Goers in ‘Malsmoke’ Zloader Attack
    A fake Java update found on various porn sites actually downloads the well-known Zloader malware
    November 16, 2020

    https://threatpost.com/attackers-porn-malsmoke-zloader-attack/161277/
    Malwarebytes: Malsmoke operators abandon exploit kits in favor of social engineering scheme
     
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