According to analysts Trend Micro, on underground forums, a new set of exploits - «Neutrino». As the researchers found, the tool is also currently operates a gap in Java JRE (CVE-2013-0431, CVE-2012-1723). Vulnerable to attack are systems with versions of Java 7 Update 11 and earlier.
During the attack a malicious application installed on the system Trojan extortionists, locking down your computer.
Neutrino developers themselves are the following features of the set of exploits:
- User friendly control panel;
- Easy management of the domain and IP (countermeasures for anti-virus software;
- Continuous monitoring of the status of anti-virus software;
- Traffic Filtering;
- Encryption of the stolen information, etc.
In Trend Micro also report that distributors Neutrino offer buyers rent their server to store stolen data. Rental of the tool costs $ 40 per day or $ 450 per month.
Earlier last month, experts have found «WhiteHole Exploit Kit», which operates many dangerous holes, including a zero-day vulnerability in Java (Affected versions: Oracle Java JRE 7 update 10 build 1.7.0_10-b18, possibly other versions).
Trend Micro report can be found here .