The PerimeterX Research Team recently discovered a string of incidents tied to LNKR. Previously discovered by researchers in 2016 and making a comeback this summer, LNKR has reappeared and is continuing to attack websites going into the holiday season.
For the complete details, please read the technical research blog by Ben Baryo.
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