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Monday, November 5, 2018

Viewing adult content resulted in malware infection on USGS networks

Viewing adult content resulted in malware infection on USGS networks

Snippet of Article: "...the anonymous person used the work computer to visit more than 9000 pornographic websites. Many of them were Russian-based and contained malware which, after getting into the system, managed to spread thru the entire USGS network. In addition to the infected network, an unnamed employee infected the Android phone. After downloading the pornographic content to the device, the suspect connected it to the computer which was government-issued and let the malware to the network..."

Source: www.2-spyware.com

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