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DNSChanger Malware


  • DNS is Domain Name System, an Internet service that translates user friendly domain names into numerical IP addresses
  • DNS and DNS servers are necessary to access websites and send e-mail.
  • Criminals who control a user's DNS server can control the sites that user connects to on the Internet.
  • The DNSChanger malware lets criminals infect computers.
  • The malware replaces user's DNS server settings with servers operated by the criminal.
Source: FBI
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