Malvertising Campaign Using RIG EK Detected Pushing CrypMIC Ransomware
Security Update : Security experts from Heimdal Security are warning against a new wave of malvertising that redirects users to malicious websites hosting the RIG exploit kit, which in the end infects victims with the CrypMIC ransomware.
This most recent wave of infections comes on the heels of a malvertising campaign that Cisco and GoDaddy brought down at the start of the month.
Heimdal now says that there’s an increase in the number of malvertising attacks that are leveraging the RIG exploit kit.
“RIG exploit kit has been spotted in several campaigns that use an ‘iframe src’ as the malicious inject to divert traffic… (read more)