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LizaMoon Attacks! | J@N | 4.5.11

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Find out the real facts behind LizaMoon, our tips to clean up your infected PC, and what to spot to detect if you’ve been infected.

We’ll take a look at the epic fail the Internet experienced over the weekend when one of the more prominent information back-ends was under attack.

Plus is the infection is as wide spread as reported? Or is it a case of bad tech reporting?

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FreshBooks.com for their sponsorship of tonight’s show!

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Show Notes:

The BEST LizaMoon Play by Play
LizaMoon mass injection explained
Mass SQL injection attack leads to scareware
The ultimate guide to scareware protection
The Hype Surrounding Massive” SQL Injections of Malware
Analysis of LizaMoon: Stored XSS via SQL Injection
Clean up steps using  Malwarebytes
Manual Clean up of “Windows Stability Center”
Massive Breach at Epsilon Compromises Customer Lists of Major Brands

Follow up regarding iTunes:
Why is iTunes not impacted by this attack, even if the RSS feeds are infected?
-This is because the script tags are encoded by iTunes and therefore the malicious code isn’t run on a user’s computer.


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