Weather.com Has Become the Pawn of A Huge Data Theft Schemeby@andrejc
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Weather.com Has Become the Pawn of A Huge Data Theft Scheme

February 4th 2020
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by @andrejc 7,177 reads
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Weather.com has been compromised by a malicious advertising (malvertising) attack that is scraping personal information from its mobile users. Andrej Černý: I study the intersection between malware and media. He says the attack originates from a group of organized criminals who are collecting the information for a future attack, or selling it on the Dark Web. He explains the methodology behind his discovery and what it all means in this article. For more information, visit CNN.com/SecurityWeek.

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