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Information about the AdGholas Malvertising Campaigns

July 29th 2016 in safety and privacy on the Internet

Cite: https://www.proofpoint.com/us/threat-insight/post/massive-adgholas-malvertising-campaigns-use-steganography-and-file-whitelisting-to-hide-in-plain-sight

The checks that were made to identify infection candidates are especially interesting, going so far as to check for OEM branding.


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