Cyber crooks hijack activities of large web-hosting firm

Thursday, 24 May 2007, 12:15 AM EST

Organized crime groups have modified a significant share of the Web sites operated by one of the Internet's largest Web hosting companies to launch cyber attacks against visitors, Security Fix has learned.

Last month, Phoenix-based IPOWER Inc. was featured prominently in an unflattering report by StopBadware.org, a joint effort by Google, Harvard Law School's Berkman Center for Internet & Society and Oxford University's Internet Institute.

At Security Fix.

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