Russian hackers groups sold WMF exploit

By Derek Sooman on February 5, 2006, 3:21 AM
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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