Archive for September 3, 2008

Yahoo hosting Fraudware on their servers

While tracking down several new fake Antispyware sites … I happened to notice the below are all hosted by Yahoo. # [Yahoo via various][ –]  antivirus-2008.org68.180.151.17 #[Win32/Adware.PowerAntivirus] #[Win32/Adware.PowerAntivirus] #[Win32/Kryptik.E] #[Win32/Kryptik.E] VirusTotal result for the download from “” [here]MY AV (NOD32 v3) detects the downloads from the other sites as either […]

InterCage suspends thousands of malware related sites

Only a few days after an article in the Washington Post and a detailed report by HostExploit [PDF] [Video] they (InterCage) have suspended thousands of malware related sites. Which is good news … but it makes you wonder if these sites will simply be transfered elsewhere, or the criminals will just register thousands of new sites […]