Banking Trojans are one of the most prevalent Malware species in the threat landscape today. Malware authors aim to keep infections live and undetected long enough so that they can get what they are really after: money. Financial motivations lead malware developers to craft the stealthiest banking Trojans to steal personal and financial data for further exploitation on the black market. Day after day innocent victims are hacked with the end result being an emptied out bank account. This video demonstrates how dangerous and stealthy banking Trojans can be and why we must continue to raise awareness on the issue.
The Center for International Media Assistance website (Operated by Ned.org) and The Work Buzz (Operated by CareerBuilder.com) have been used in a Blackhat SEO attack similar to the Ford SEO attack we recently uncovered. The main difference in this attack was that the Wordpress blog management system was apparently used as the entry vector to host the SEO attack on the involved domains.
Over 3 million search terms and 1 million malicious links have been identified in a major Blackhat SEO attack against Ford Motor Co. All Panda Security customers are already protected against the links and malicious files. Blog Post: bit.ly/nx4g3