AdGholas leverages Astrum EK in latest malvertising campaign

Tom Allen
clock • 2 min read

Fake websites look almost identical to the real thing, going so far as to clone genuine adverts

While the world has been distracted by the ongoing drama surrounding the NotPetya ransomware, other cyber attacks have passed largely unnoticed. As reported by a Malwarebytes blog post, one of thes...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Southern Water confirms customer data breach

Hacking

Stems from Black Basta attack last month

clock 14 February 2024 • 2 min read
AI will increase volume and impact of cyberattacks in next 2 years says NCSC

Security

Report highlights a heightened global ransomware threat

clock 25 January 2024 • 2 min read
Black Basta claims hack on Southern Water

Hacking

Leaked data includes passports, ID cards and personal information

clock 24 January 2024 • 2 min read

More on Internet

Microsoft accused of illegally sourcing Google Chrome's data

Microsoft accused of illegally sourcing Google Chrome's data

Edge is playing up, again

Muskan Arora
clock 31 January 2024 • 1 min read
Russia further ramps up internet censorship

Russia further ramps up internet censorship

Federal agency plans to build database of location data

Penny Horwood
clock 19 January 2024 • 2 min read
Mozilla Review Checker to launch in November

Mozilla Review Checker to launch in November

Firefox users will be able to shop on key sites in the knowledge that product reviews have been checked for integrity

Penny Horwood
clock 11 October 2023 • 2 min read