New 'Drive By' Attack Is Remote
They're calling it "drive by pharming." But unlike war driving, an attacker doesn't have to be anywhere in the vicinity to stage this newly discovered type of attack, which can give him/her access to personal data such as your bank account.
Millions of users worldwide could be vulnerable to this attack, says Zulfikar Ramzan, senior principal researcher for Symantec Security Response, who recently co-developed the proof-of-concept for this attack. Dark Reading - Desktop Security - New 'Drive-By' Attack Is Remote - Security News Analysis
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