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gustuff_financial

Gustuff Banking Trojan Actively Used Against Financial Institutions in Australia

An SMS campaign pushing the Gustuff banking trojan is now active in Australia. The malicious actors target large financial institutions and people who are working for them. The campaign uses versatile...
tax_scam_email_campaigns

Tax Season Email Campaign Scammers on the Rise Again

Tax season scammers are going full on again this year, deploying all methods of attack against taxpayers. Malware, banking Trojans, document macros, and straight out phishing forms are among the various weapons...
xloader_mobile_malware

New Version of the XLoader Malware Comes With More Luring Tricks

XLoader 6.0 brings new tricks, new code, and more sophisticated deployment methods. It all starts with a phishing link inside an unsought SMS message, and it escalates from there. The malware...

Game of Thrones Torrents Extensively Used for Malware Distribution

Game of Thrones was found to be the most malware-infected series out there, by analyzing torrent files. Last year, the series infected about 21000 machines, and in 2019 it is expected to...
pos_malware_restaurant

More Than 100 U.S. Restaurants Had Their POS Systems Compromised

One hundred restaurants belonging to Earl Enterprises have had their POS terminals infected with malware. The information was stolen between May 2018 and March 2019 and was already for sale on the...
boeing-737

A New Boeing 737 Themed Spam Campaign Pushes Malware

A global mail-spamming campaign is taking advantage of people’s fear and curiosity. The messages warn the receptors of imminent airplane crashes through supposed leaks of confidential information. The trick is hidden...
android_adware

Adware infects 206 Android Apps Downloaded 150 Million Times

Multiple Android app developers were tricked into using a malicious ad-serving SDK. The malware communicates with a C2 server and gets commands on what action to follow. The possible actions include...
glitchpost_interface

A New Iteration of the GlitchPOS Malware is on Sale on Crimeware Forums

The popularity of PoS malware tools that steal credit card information from terminals is on the rise again. Researchers notice that crimeware forums are selling new iterations of previously popular malware tools....
13-Year Old from Japan Charged with Spreading Malicious Program

13-Year Old from Japan Charged with Spreading Malicious Code Online

Authorities in Japan are investigating individuals who are spreading a prank code that creates an infinite loop of alerts. Three individuals have been questioned so far including a 13-year old from Kariya who...
malware_code

New Slack and GitHub Backdoor Malware Evades AntiVirus Detection

A new malware that communicates via Slack, and uses GitHub gist snippets is spotted on the wild. The particular malware seems to be the work of sophisticated actors, evading detection of AV tools....

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