July9 – DNSchanger infected machines could lose connectivity

http://internetidentity.com/news/blog/686-iid-finds-12-of-fortune-500-still-infected-with-dnschanger

IID finds 12% of Fortune 500 still infected with DNSChanger

Written by Heidi Harris Thursday, 28 June 2012 00:00

In the wake of the massive DNSChanger malware infections, the FBI replaced rogue DNS servers with clean servers while affected computers were cleaned up. On July 9th, those servers are coming down barring a last-minute extension, and many computers—including machines at 12% of the Fortune 500—are still infected with the malware.

Check out IID’s infographic for a DNSChanger breakdown, and email us at dnsfirewall [at] internetidentity.com with any questions.

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If DNS changer is news to you, you might want to read here

http://www.fbi.gov/news/stories/2011/november/malware_110911/DNS-changer-malware.pdf
http://www.dcwg.org/detect/

 

 

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