Hacked, Found Hosting Exploit Kit

Type threatpost
Reporter Chris Brook
Modified 2013-04-17T16:34:33


Geek.comThe security geeks at were busy this weekend, after Web security firm zScaler found evidence that an exploit kit was using malicious iframe attacks to try to attack visitors to the company’s Web site, according to a Zscaler report Sunday.

A post on the web security firm’s blog indicated the iframe was found at the bottom of the site, subsequently redirecting users to a suspicious website hosting the kit. From there, the site’s obfuscated JavaScript was programmed to target vulnerabilities. The malicious code was also found injected inside an article about Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, from May 13.

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