This post was authored by Nick Biasini with contributions from Joel Esler and Melissa Taylor

Talos has discussed at length the sophistication of the Angler exploit kit. One thing that always makes Angler stand apart is the speed with which they develop and implement new techniques. Whether its domain shadowing, 302 cushioning, encrypted payloads, or quick exploit development Angler is constantly trying to maintain its lead in the exploit kit arms race.
Recently we noticed some changes in Angler.