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Facebook, News and XSS Underpin Complex Browser Locker Attack


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2020-10-22 18:00:56
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A sophisticated “browser locker” campaign is spreading via Facebook, ultimately pushing a tech-support scam. The effort is more advanced than most, because it involves exploiting a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability on a popular news site, researchers said. Browser lockers are a type of redirection attack where web surfers will click on a site, only to […

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Source: Threatpost
Source Link: https://threatpost.com/facebook-xss-browser-locker/160465/


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