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Anatomy of an animated cursor attack

Anatomy of an animated cursor attack

Earlier this week, Microsoft shipped an emergency out-of-band patch to block zero-day attacks against a code execution hole in the way Windows handles animated cursor (.ani) files. This gallery provides a visual look at elements of the hacker attacks, including malicious Web sites, the exploit in action and the adult-themed spam-run linked to the attacks.

April 6, 2007 by in Enterprise Software

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