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http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9176278/US_Treasury_Web_sites_hacked_serving_malware

“US Treasury Web sites hacked, serving malware”
By Robert McMillan
May 4, 2010 06:03 AM

SNIPPET: “IDG News Service - Three Web sites belonging to the U.S. Department of the Treasury have been hacked to attack visitors with malicious software, security vendor AVG says.”

SNIPPET: “According to Thompson, hackers had added a small snippet of virtually undetectable iframe HTML code that redirected visitors to a Web site in Ukraine that then launched a variety of Web-based attacks based on a commercially available attack-kit called the Eleonore Exploit pack.

The Ukrainian Web site was associated with similar attacks in the past. Those attacks targeted a handful of known software bugs, including flaws in Adobe’s Reader software.”


2 posted on 05/11/2010 12:26:23 AM PDT by Cindy
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To: Cindy
This has got to be Leo Kuvayev's bunch again ..... the "Russian Business Network" gang.

We really need to send some people over to go kinetic on those guys -- just a whole bunch of them, all at once.

3 posted on 05/11/2010 12:53:18 AM PDT by lentulusgracchus
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