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    Archive for June 25th, 2012




    The ongoing 2012 UEFA European Championship is the latest sporting event used by cybercriminals to lure users into their malicious schemes. So far, we have uncovered a malicious site with a domain name that copies the official UEFA Euro 2012 site and web pages leading to survey scam pages and ad tracking sites.

    Malicious Domain Hosts Multiple Threats

    While conducting proactive research, we spotted the site {BLOCKED}uro2012.com, which tried to mimic the official site http://www.uefa.com/uefaeuro/. Upon our investigation, this site actually hosts several malware, once of which is the FAKEAV variant TROJ_FAKEAV.HUU. Once executed in the system, this malware displays a supposed scan result of the infected system. This may prompt users to purchase the bogus antivirus program and activate the said product.

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