Articles by 'Gotham'

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 22, V3.co.uk – (International) Apache Darkleech PDF and JavaScript attacks infect hundreds more websites. Researchers at Zscaler discovered a marked increase in the number of Web sites being infected by Darkleech (a.k.a. Linux Cdorked) JavaScript attacks. The exploit injects malicious redirections that lead to a page hosting the Blackhole exploit kit. Source: http://www.v3.co.uk/v3-uk/news/2269775/apache-darkleech-pdf-and-javascript-attacks-infect-hundreds-more-websites May 22, V3.co.uk – (Internatio... read more.

  • May 23, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 22, V3.co.uk – (International) Apache Darkleech PDF and JavaScript attacks infect hundreds more websites. Researchers at Zscaler discovered a marked increase in the number of Web sites being infected by Darkleech (a.k.a. Linux Cdorked) JavaScript attacks. The exploit injects malicious redirections that lead to a page hosting the Blackhole exploit kit. Source: http://www.v3.co.uk/v3-uk/news/2269775/apache-darkleech-pdf-and-javascript-attacks-infect-hundreds-more-websites May 22, V3.co.uk – (Internatio... read more.

  • May 23, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 21, The Register – (International) Syrian hacktivists hijack Telegraphy’s Facebook, Twitter accounts. Several Twitter accounts and the Facebook page of U.K. newspaper The Telegraph were briefly taken over by the Syrian Electronic Army hacktivist group and used to post pro-Syrian government messages. Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/05/21/sea_hijacks_telegraph_twitter_feeds/ May 20, Threatpost – (International) Remote code injection vulnerabilities discovered in iOS apps. Researchers from Vul... read more.

  • May 22, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 21, The Register – (International) Syrian hacktivists hijack Telegraphy’s Facebook, Twitter accounts. Several Twitter accounts and the Facebook page of U.K. newspaper The Telegraph were briefly taken over by the Syrian Electronic Army hacktivist group and used to post pro-Syrian government messages. Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/05/21/sea_hijacks_telegraph_twitter_feeds/ May 20, Threatpost – (International) Remote code injection vulnerabilities discovered in iOS apps. Researchers from Vul... read more.

  • May 22, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 20, Help Net Security – (International) Cyber espionage campaign uses professionally-made malware. Researchers at Trend Micro identified a large cyberespionage campaign dubbed “Safe” that has targeted computers in several countries and appears to have been created by an individual with formal computer engineering training. Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=2500 May 20, Help Net Security – (International) Form-grabbing rootkit sold on underground forums. A Webroot researcher foun... read more.

  • May 21, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 20, Help Net Security – (International) Cyber espionage campaign uses professionally-made malware. Researchers at Trend Micro identified a large cyberespionage campaign dubbed “Safe” that has targeted computers in several countries and appears to have been created by an individual with formal computer engineering training. Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=2500 May 20, Help Net Security – (International) Form-grabbing rootkit sold on underground forums. A Webroot researcher foun... read more.

  • May 21, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 17, Help Net Security – (International) Ransomware adds password stealing to its arsenal. Microsoft researchers found a new variant of the Reveton malware that downloads a password-stealing component after it infects a victim’s computer. Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=2497 May 17, The Register – (International) Mac malware found with valid developer ID at freedom conference. A security researcher participating in the Oslo Freedom Conference discovered a piece of malware for A... read more.

  • May 20, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 17, Help Net Security – (International) Ransomware adds password stealing to its arsenal. Microsoft researchers found a new variant of the Reveton malware that downloads a password-stealing component after it infects a victim’s computer. Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=2497 May 17, The Register – (International) Mac malware found with valid developer ID at freedom conference. A security researcher participating in the Oslo Freedom Conference discovered a piece of malware for A... read more.

  • May 20, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 16, Help Net Security – (International) Researchers reveal OpUSA attackers’ MO. Trend Micro researchers analyzed attacks in the recent OpUSA campaign and found that attackers compromised some sites ahead of time with compromised URLs. Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=14918 May 16, The H – (International) Exploit for local Linux kernel bug in circulation. A Linux kernel bug not previously addressed as a security issue affects some versions of Linux by allowing access to almost any m... read more.

  • May 17, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 16, Help Net Security – (International) Researchers reveal OpUSA attackers’ MO. Trend Micro researchers analyzed attacks in the recent OpUSA campaign and found that attackers compromised some sites ahead of time with compromised URLs. Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=14918 May 16, The H – (International) Exploit for local Linux kernel bug in circulation. A Linux kernel bug not previously addressed as a security issue affects some versions of Linux by allowing access to almost any m... read more.

  • May 17, 2013