#6388 filezilla install download is infected with malware

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Chris Tsai
malware (5)
https://sourceforge.net/projects/filezilla/files/latest/download
2013-12-30
2013-12-29
Martin
No

When attempting to download the filezilla client the download redirects from sourceforge to ak.pipoffers.apnpartners.com which silently installs unwanted malware "hotspot shield".

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  • Chris Tsai
    Chris Tsai
    2013-12-30

    • status: unread --> invalid
    • assigned_to: Chris Tsai