Fake Pharma Ads

High Profile Education, Government Sites Hacked

The Web sites of some of the nation’s top universities were discovered to be serving up links to bogus online stores offering everything from popular software by Microsoft to student visas and Viagra, according to a report from security firm zScaler.

Report Alleges Bredolab-Spamit Connections

Law enforcement crackdowns in recent weeks have targeted two major contributors to worldwide spam: Spamit.com and the Bredolab botnet. Now a new report suggests that the two cases may be related. 

Cybercrime affiliates of unlicensed pharmaceutical websites have begun
moving on from attacks purely designed to poison Google search engine
results, and are now targeting Microsoft’s web properties. Read the full article. [The Register]

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