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  4. Web Attack: Malicious Website Redirect 2

Web Attack: Malicious Website Redirect 2

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature will detect malicious web pages using manual sharing as spreading vector.

Additional Information

Manual Sharing is a vector used by scammers to spread the scam. The scammers present victims with intriguing videos, fake offers or messages and ask them to share/like the video in order to watch it.

Affected

  • Various browsers.
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube