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Web Attack: Fake Tech Support Website 62

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 a fake antivirus scan page that displays false virus scan results.

Additional Information

Malicious toolkits contain various exploits bundled into a single package. Victims on visiting the malicious server hosting exploit toolkit is attacked with several different exploits exploiting different vulnerabilities one by one. Exploits may include MDAC, PDF, HCP etc.

Affected

  • Various Browsers
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube