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  • Hackers prey on Russian patriotism to grow the Kelihos botnet

    The cybercriminal gang behind the Kelihos botnet is tricking users into installing malware on their computers by appealing to pro-Russian sentiments stoked by recent international sanctions against the country.

    Written by Lucian Constantin27 Aug. 14 01:47
  • IE zero-day exploit being used in widespread attacks

    The number of attacks exploiting a yet-to-be-patched vulnerability in Internet Explorer has increased dramatically over the past few days, indicating the exploit is no longer used just in targeted attacks against particular groups of people.

    Written by Lucian Constantin26 Feb. 14 11:14
  • IE zero-day vulnerability exploited more widely than previously thought

    A recently announced and yet-to-be-patched vulnerability that affects all versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) has been exploited in targeted attacks against organizations in Taiwan since the beginning of July, according to security researchers.

    Written by Lucian Constantin27 Sept. 13 15:50