EC-Council site is spreading ransomware

The ec-council website seems to be compromised. Researchers from Fox-IT have informed ec-council about the breach, but according to Fox-IT, EC-council is nog prepared to respond to the information which is being send to them.

The website of ec-council is currently still compromised – the site is spreading a ransomware trojan via an malicious PHP script which has been uploaded to the site.

We strongly urge our readers to not visit the ec-council site. The ec-council website uses WordPress to host and manage their content.