IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR USERS OF JANE'S MILITARY WEBSITE & DVD

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  1. 1. All staff are to avoid use of Jane's Military Website and any associated DVD media until further notice. The attached link to an item on Faslane's What's New page provides background to this. Further information will be issued once the problem has been resolved.

    http://www.starling.dlo.r.mil.uk/Li...ise of Janes Website and Associated Media.doc

    I have just been sent this so I thought all should know about it. Please feel free to put this topic in the right section.
     
  2. That link only works if you're on the Defence Intranet.

    Care to let us know what it says? Presumably it's a licensing issue?
     
  3. No. Worm-related. Looks like NODUF but can't see it on any other MoD sites.
     
  4. Thanks
     
  5. Re: IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR USERS OF JANE'S MILITARY WEBSITE &

    An attacker has successfully inserted a link into a number of URLs within JANES website and DVD media that if connected to the internet would redirect a visitor to another website without their knowledge. It is believed that this second site is malicious and would attempt to compromise the visitors’ web browser.

    The inserted link is a hidden IFRAME, which would not be visible to the user. This IFRAME redirects to the following URL:



    Just an outline to the full dit, unable to post full dit due to security markings.
     

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