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entrepreneur.com compromised with CrimePack

Posted: 25 Jan 2012 01:40 PM | Tamas Rudnai | no comments

Today, Websense® ThreatSeeker® Network alerted us that entrepreneur.com has been compromised by cyber criminals, resulting in potentially malicious content being downloaded to a user's machine. Entrepreneur.com is a very popular information and community resource for small businesses on the web (see Alexa rank).


Websense customers are protected from these threats by ACE™, our Advanced Classification Engine.


The attacker used the CrimePack exploit kit, which employs several different exploits to try to infect a user’s computer. We'll explain how this works in detail. Let's start by visiting the home page of entrepreneur.com where we notice an iframe injected into the page:




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