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One Million Sites Infected With Malware In Q2

September 16th, 2010 09:03 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

Trailrunner7 writes “More than one million Web domains were infected with malicious code in the second quarter of 2010 — around one percent of all active Web domains, according to new data. The number of infected domains was extrapolated from data gained through a sample scan of what Dasient describes as ‘millions of Web sites,’ as well as from customer deployments. It suggests that compromises of Web sites are on the rise, as attackers look to push out malicious programs through so-called drive by download attacks.”

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