Gotham Security Daily Threat Alerts

By Gotham
Posted in Security
On July 22, 2013

July 19, Softpedia – (International) EXPIRO file infectors distributed with Styx Exploit Kit. Trend Micro researchers found that the PE_EXPIRO family of malware was being spread by the popular Styx Exploit Kit. Source:

July 19, Softpedia – (International) GitHub disrupted by DDOS Attack – 7/19/2013. GitHub reported coming under distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack July 19, causing major service outages. Source:

July 18, IDG News Service – (International) Symantec: Google Glass still vulnerable to Wi-Fi attack. Symantec researchers warned that Google Glass was vulnerable to man-in-the-middle (MiTM) attacks when it scans for known WiFi networks. Source:

July 18, CSO – (International) Attackers embedding backdoors into image files. Researchers at Sucuri found attackers using image files to hide backdoors, allowing them to maintain access to compromised servers. Source: