Around noon on Monday, February 29, on computers using antivirus program Eset NOD32, there is a problem with access to lots of sites.
When attempting to connect receive a warning «threat Detected! This web page contains potentially unsafe content. Threat: JS/ScrInject.B Trojan horse. Access to it blocked. Your computer safe.» However, many sites are really blocked.
The problem concerned access to such popular websites like CNN.com and Ynet.co.il, Walla.co.il, Tass.ru, Ria.ru etc. in addition, block ads Google AdSense, which caused additional damage to many commercial resources.
The press service of the Israeli branch of company Eset claims that it is a technical fault, no real threat infecting computers there, work is underway to fix the problem in the antivirus program. It is recommended to ignore the messages about the threat (or disable the antivirus).
13:30 press service of the Eset’s official website announced that «problem solved». To solve you must close all browsers, to make «update» NOD32 database, and then reopen the browsers.
The company’s headquarters is Eset in Bratislava (Slovakia). An antivirus program NOD32 is quite popular among Israeli users.