Cracked[dot]com Spreads Malware

On Monday, November 11th, it was discovered that Cracked[dot]com was infected by malware performing drive by downloads. The discovery comes from Barracuda Labs Research. The malware was spread through a drive-by-download. The number of systems it has infected is unknown. Given the site is ranked by Alexa as number 289 in the U.S. and 654 worldwide the…

php.net Hack Confirmed

Yesterday in our article php.net Blacklisted By Google Rasmus Lerdorf, the creator of php, claimed Google reported a false positive. Today however php.net admits two of their servers were compromised with malicous JavaScript code. From October 22nd thru the 24th the two servers infected php.net visitors committing code to projects hosted on svn.php.net or git.php.net with malicous JavaScript code.…

Firefox OS Hacked

After two years of development Mozilla launched Firefox OS for mobile devices just a few short months ago. And now there is malware for it. Firefox OS is designed to run apps made with just HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, and the OS is based on Linux and Mozilla’s Gecko technology. This makes the apps in…