New TDL clones are making the rounds these days, according to Bitdefender Labs antimalware researcher Marius Tivadar. The samples in question (which are just now completely analyzed) date from the beginning of April.
The administrator of Romania’s top level domain has confirmed a successful attack against its domain server administration infrastructure took place on the night of November 27/28. Forensic analysis is ongoing and results will be published at a later date.
Earlier today, visitors of web pages associated with Google and Yahoo search were instead being redirected to a defacement page. Preliminary investigation reveals that neither Google, nor Yahoo servers have been hacked or otherwise compromised. Instead, the attackers have somehow … Continue reading