Friday, April 5, 2013

Malicious HTTP redirection to web site hosting malware

HTTP redirection to web site hosting malware

Background

Online Website Malware Scanner has detected website that implements suspicious redirection to external web resource. Visitors to this website are redirected to the URL that distributes malware.

Malicious action

Malicious redirect is used to reroute the web browser of the visitor from the site he wanted to reach to the malicious website.

Website malware scan report

Submission date: Fri Apr 5 00:35:07 2013
Infected website's files: 1
Website malware scan report: http://goo.gl/wn64A

Website malware scan report



























Malicious redirection detection snapshot:

Redirection to malicious URL



Malware entry details


HTTP redirection to website hosting malware http://just15[.]justhost.com/suspended[.]page/disabled.cgi/gabriellerosephotography.com 


Blacklisting status



Google Safe Browsing report


Malware clean-up

For WordPress based websites this kind of malware is often hidden in the .htaccess file.  If your website was infected by similar malware and you need help please use Website Anti-malware Monitoring for remediation assessment.