Our systems have detected infections coming from popular adult site Xtube. This attack does not use malicious ads (malvertising) to compromise users. Instead, it injects a malicious snippet of code directly into Xtube itself.
We discovered that a relatively popular “anti-malware” product known as “Yet Another Cleaner” or YAC for short, has been claiming to be an affiliate of Malwarebytes in addition to using a lot of our detection names as their own.
Potentially Unwanted Programs often install a search assistant (or rather a browser and search hijacker) on people’s machines. This one redirects the user ends up on the door step of the famous Angler exploit kit. Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit users are protected against this latest exploit.