Malware Campaign Tricked Networks Since 2015

About AdGholas  According to IT News, there has been a long-running malvertising campaign – known as AdGholas – that infected thousands of computer each day. This resulted in between 1 million and 5 million page hits from malicious advertisements in over 100 ad exchanges. It is estimated that AdGholas current configuration has been running since summer of 2015, but evidence suggests that a separate configuration may have been running since 2013. Once the network of OS  was infected, the web-based attacker attempted to exploit vulnerabilities in popular applications and install malware. Why Did It Last So Long? The techniques that …