Phishers Recruit Home PCs | Article

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From DarkReading.

For attackers, hide-and-seek is a daily exercise — and a wave of phishing attacks may be have found the perfect hiding spot.

According to PhishLabs, the attacks involve phishing sites installed and hosted on the personal computers of residential broadband customers. The attackers are able to do this by exploiting the home computers of residential ISP customers who have the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) service enabled on Microsoft Windows and who use easily guessable passwords.

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