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First Case Of "drive-by Pharming" In The Wild


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Posted 23 January 2008 - 07:29 AM

The theory is now a reality. Symantec reported Tuesday that drive-by pharming, in which a hacker changes the DNS settings on a customer’s broadband router or wireless access point and directs the link to a fraudulent Web site, has been observed in the wild...

networkworld.com

More here:
"Drive-By Pharming"
"Drive-By Pharming: How Clicking on a Link Can Cost You Dearly"

For those not familiar with Pharming, read:
• "What is Pharming"
• "Pharming FAQs"
• "DNS cache poisoning"
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