[WASC-WHID] WHID 2011-95: Researchers Catch Targeted Attack On Popular Soccer Website

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WHID 2011-95: Researchers Catch Targeted Attack On Popular Soccer Website

Entry Title: WHID 2011-95: Researchers Catch Targeted Attack On Popular
Soccer Website
WHID ID: 2011-95
Date Occurred: May 2, 2011
Attack Method: Unknown
Application Weakness: Improper Output Handling
Outcome: Planting of Malware
Attacked Entity Field: Sports
Attacked Entity Geography: Luxembourg
Incident Description: A popular sports website late last week was spotted
serving up malware in what researchers say appears to be a targeted attack
and not part of a mass SQL injection campaign.
Mass Attack: No
Reference: 
http://www.darkreading.com/advanced-threats/167901091/security/application-s
ecurity/229402594/researchers-catch-targeted-attack-on-popular-soccer-websit
e.html
Attack Source Geography:
Attacked System Technology: WordPress


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