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Cybercriminals populate Scribd with bogus adult content, spread malware using Comodo Backup


On their way to convert legitimate traffic into malware-infected hosts using web malware exploitation kits, cybercriminals have been actively experimenting with multiple traffic acquisition techniques over the past couple of years.¬†From malvertising (the process of displaying malicious ads), to compromised high-trafficked web sites, to blackhat SEO (search engine optimization), the tools in their arsenal have been systematically maturing to become today’s sophisticated traffic acquisition platforms delivering millions of unique visits from across the world, to the cybercriminals behind the campaigns. What are some of the latest campaigns currently circulating in the wild? How are cybercriminals monetizing the hijacked traffic? Are […]

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