LinkedIn possibly used as Trojan Downloader environment [FIXED NOW]

The web security researcher David Sopas has disclosed a vulnerability on LinkedIn. The vulnerability allowed cyber criminals to use the LinkedIn environment as a Trojan Downloader environment, meaning that the cyber criminals could trick unaware internet users to download malicious files from the LinkedIn environment.

linkedin vulnerability

The web security researcher has disclosed the vulnerability as a “LinkedIn Reflected Filename Download” and he has explained the attack step by step on his website.