Old Microsoft IIS vulnerability targeted in new cryptomining attack

An old vulnerability in Microsoft Corp.’s Internet Information Services 6.0 platform is once again being targeted in a cryptomining attack, be it this time around the cryptocurrency being mined is different. The vulnerability, CVE-2017-7269, first revealed in March 2017, is a Buffer Overflow vulnerability that is believed to affect as many as 8 million sites still running IIS 6.0, […]

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