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Thursday, 9 April 2009

Black Hat SEO and Rogue Antivirus p.7

The Finjan's Malicious Code Research Center has made a nice report about the business with rogue antivirus software (redirecting visitors from legitimate Web sites). Zdnet Article

The article can be found in the latest Cybercrime Intelligence Report

I just want to show you some script added on legit websites and the log we've found on the criminal web server.

Note that for each site on this blog like,,, every domain is listed in the Google API "Safe Browsing" and each of them reveal a lot of information. eg. the number on domain used (compromised) and other in conjunctions.


We start by a Google Safe Browsing Diagnostic for:

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1 comment:

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