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New encryption ransomware targets Linux systems

The antivirus software company Doctor Web has issued an alert about a new form of crypto-ransomware that targets users of Linux-based operating systems. Designated as "Linux.Encoder.1" by the company, the malware largely targets Web servers, encrypting their contents and demanding a ransom of one Bitcoin (currently about $500).Many of the systems that have b
Publish At:2015-11-09 18:35 | Read:5107 | Comments:0 | Tags:Risk Assessment Technology Lab Apache crypto ransomware Linu

Rotating Iframe URLs – One a Minute

Earlier this week, Sucuri wrote about auto generated iframes in hacked WordPress blogs. The malicious PHP code fetched the iframe URLs from a remote server (hxxp://82 .200 .204 .151/config.inc.php) on-the-fly every time someone loaded infected web pages. This trick helped regularly update the malicious URLs without having to change the code on each hacked si
Publish At:2014-08-15 20:40 | Read:18809 | Comments:0 | Tags:Website exploits htaccess iframe Joomla nginx redirects Unit


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