Hackers pop Brazil newspaper to root home routers

Darren Pauli reports:

A popular Brazilian newspaper has been hacked by attackers who used code that attacked readers’ home routers, says researcher Fioravante Souza of web security outfit Sucuri.

Attackers implanted iFrames into the website of Politica Estadao, which when loaded began brute force password guessing attacks against users.

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