No summer break for Magecart as web skimming intensifies

Despite the heat, criminals are hard at work stealing credit card data from unaware shoppers. July marks a notable increase in web skimmer attacks over previous months.

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No man’s land: How a Magecart group is running a web skimming operation from a war zone

We take a look into a Magecart group’s web skimming activities, which are relying on a bulletproof-friendly host in battle-scarred Luhansk, Ukraine to provide cover for their activities, safe from the reach of law enforcement and the security community.

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Cerber ransomware delivered in format of a different order of Magnitude

We review a trick that the Magnitude exploit kit uses to bypass security scanners.

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Neutrino EK: more Flash trickery

Keeping up with twists and turns on the exploit kit scene, we examine a new redirection mechanism to Neutrino EK which adds fingerprinting way up the infection chain by crafting a special Flash file and uploading it on compromised hosts. This ensures proper filtering of non desirable traffic even before the gate to the exploit kit.

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A look into Neutrino EK’s jQueryGate

In the cybercrime landscape, Exploit Kits (EKs) are the tool of choice to infect endpoints by exploiting software vulnerabilities. However, a critical component EKs rely on is web traffic, which must be directed towards them.
In this post, we take a look at what we sometimes refer to as ‘gates’. Hacked websites are injected with code to an intermediary webpage that serves as the gateway to the exploit kit.

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