Skip to comments. Equifax website borked again, this time to redirect to fake Flash update

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Equifax website borked again, this time to redirect to fake Flash update
ars technica ^ | 10/12/2017 | DAN GOODIN 

Posted on 10/12/2017, 2:00:13 PM by Leaning Right

In May credit reporting service Equifax’s website was breached by attackers who eventually made off with Social Security numbers, names, and a dizzying amount of other details for some 145.5 million US consumers.

For several hours on Wednesday, and again early Thursday morning, the site was maliciously manipulated again, this time to deliver fraudulent Adobe Flash updates, which when clicked, infected visitors’ computers with adware that was detected by only three of 65 antivirus providers.

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Another day, another Equifax breach. Hillary must be loving this. Because compared to Equifax, Hillary looks like a cybersecurity expert.
1 posted on 10/12/2017, 2:00:14 PM by Leaning Right

To: Leaning Right

Anytime ANYTHING prompts me to update flash, I move on…

2 posted on 10/12/2017, 2:00:55 PM by robroys woman (So you’re not confused, I’m male.)

To: Leaning Right
3 posted on 10/12/2017, 2:02:16 PM by dfwgator

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