Palo Alto Networks

Exploit Kits

Pulling the Brake on the Magnitude EK Train

This blog goes into detail on recent work that Unit 42 has done to identify malicious sites associated with the Magnitude Exploit Kit (EK). It details the investigation process involved in identifying the algorithm used to generate domains used by the Magnitude EK. Defenders can use the provided data to identify possible domains that may be associated with the Magnitude EK before they're used and block them pre-emptively and so block Magnitude EK attacks before they happen....

Apr 13, 2017

Subscribe to the Blog!

Sign up to receive must-read articles, Playbooks of the Week, new feature announcements, and more.