Russian hackers groups sold WMF exploit

By Derek Sooman on
Wanna buy the exploit code responsible for the WMF attacks last December? If so, it seems that hacker groups in Russia were selling it, and for a mere $4,000, according to Kaspersky Lab.

"One of the purchasers of the exploit is involved in the criminal adware/spyware business," read a Kaspersky quarterly report released this week. "It seems likely that this was how the exploit became public."

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