DNS Unlocker

James Rodewald has put up an interesting article for ESET on a DNS hijacker. It’s actually the way it conceals its activity that’s of most interest: however, this will also interest followers of this blog:

Typically a computer user affected by DNS Unlocker will see advertisements with a note at the bottom saying, “Ads by DNSUnlocker” … or something similar and multiple different variations of “support scam” pop-ups …

Crouching Tiger, Hidden DNS

David Harley

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