Spammers Hijack Legit Sites To Hide Their Tracks


Spammers are hijacking legitimate Web sites to disguise their traffic and throw off antispam and antivirus filters.

Security company Sophos issued an advisory Thursday morning, warning IT managers and Webmasters that spammers have a new trick up their sleeves. Using PHP vulnerabilities, they're hacking into various Web sites and patching their own traffic through them. Spammers Hijack Legit Sites To Hide Their Tracks - Yahoo! News

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 3rd April 2007 1:25AM