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‘Banking trojan attacks sharply increased in 2018’.

‘Banking trojan attacks sharply increased in 2018’.

Kaspersky Lab warns of the rise of banking trojans, or bankers. According to the Russian security company, the spread of this malware has increased considerably over the past year. According to the company, a total of almost 900,000 took place in 2018, with fifteen percent more than a year earlier. ... Read more

date5 years ago
Trojan Emotet spotted in the wild again, with new techniques

Trojan Emotet spotted in the wild again, with new techniques

The Emotet Trojan, who worked as a thorn in the heel of financial institutions, is back. This time with new techniques and a sharp increase in the number of attacks. Menlo Security researchers report that Emotet attacks have increased significantly since mid-January and that the malware is infecting... Read more

date5 years ago
Trojan SpeakUp abuses new vulnerability in Linux

Trojan SpeakUp abuses new vulnerability in Linux

Hackers have developed a new backdoor trojan that can run on Linux systems. The malware is called SpeakUp and currently focuses mainly on Linux servers located in China. The hackers behind this series of attacks use the ThinkPHP framework to infect servers. Once the trojan gets a foothold in one of ... Read more

date5 years ago
Razy-trojan steals crypt currency by installing rogue extensions

Razy-trojan steals crypt currency by installing rogue extensions

Security researchers from Kaspersky Lab have discovered that the Razy Trojan installs rogue extensions in multiple browsers, in an attempt to steal cryptographic currency. The trojan was distributed through advertisements on websites and free file hosting services that were disguised as legitimate s... Read more

date5 years ago
New cyber attack infects victims with trojan and ransomware

New cyber attack infects victims with trojan and ransomware

Cybercriminals have launched a cyber attack that secretly infiltrates systems with malware that steals data. Then ransomware is placed on the infected system. Malwarebytes researchers are writing about the attack. The campaign uses exploits in Internet Explorer and Flash Player, which were delivered... Read more

date5 years ago
Hackers distribute trojans via Google Cloud storage

Hackers distribute trojans via Google Cloud storage

A new corporate email campaign spreads malware in the Google Cloud Storage service. The campaign focuses mainly on financial companies, according to ZDNet. The attack was discovered by investigators from Menlo Labs. The researchers state that they have been studying the so-called BEC-scam for some t... Read more

date5 years ago
Linux cryptominer steals passwords and turns off antivirus software

Linux cryptominer steals passwords and turns off antivirus software

Researchers from the Russian antivirus manufacturer Dr. Web have found a new form of malware that steals passwords and turns off antivirus software. This is an unnamed trojan, which focuses on Linux. That's what ZDNet reports. The trojan itself is a gigantic shell script with over 1,000 lines of co... Read more

date5 years ago
New GPlayed Trojan attacks customers of Russian state bank

New GPlayed Trojan attacks customers of Russian state bank

A new member of the GPlayed Trojan has been discovered. The malware is designed to attack customers of a Russian state-owned bank. Cisco Talos researchers discovered the malware. The researchers revealed earlier this month GPlayed, an "extremely powerful" trojan that pretends to be a Google service ... Read more

date5 years ago
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