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Web Attack: Mass Injection Website 19

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 detects hidden scripts injected in compromised websites, which upon visiting redirects the user to exploit kit hosted sites.

Additional Information

This is a detection for compromised websites with the injected script code. This is an attack where a malicious javascript is injected in large number of clean websites. Once compromised, it aims to use the websites to redirect its visitors to a Multiple Exploit Kit landing page without being aware of it.

Affected

  • Various WordPress sites
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube