Mon, Dec 29 2008 9:37
Download Site of China.com Compromised
Websense® Security Labs™ ThreatSeeker™ Network has discovered that
the download site under china.com has been compromised. Malicious code
has been inserted into the homepage of the site. This code has been
changing over the course of last week, leading to different exploit
sites. The exploits target Yahoo! Messenger, Adobe Flash, Real Player,
and MS office.
China.com is one of the largest and
highly-reputed portal sites in China, providing broad services
including social networking, forums, online TV, news feeds and so on.
At the time of posting this alert, the site is clean. Websense will continue to monitor this threat.
Screenshot of the infected site:
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