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Banking Trojan

Banking Trojan Leveraging on PowerShell Attacks Brazil

A new banking Trojan has been detected by security researcher from Kaspersky Lab raging out in Brazil.Called Trojan-Proxy.PowerShell.Agent.a, it uses Microsoft PowerShell to change the local proxy settings of a...
Hancitor Downloader

The Hancitor Downloader Adopts a New Dropping Technique

According to researchers, a new version of the Hancitor downloader has abandoned its previous tactics and is currently relying on new obfuscation techniques and dropping strategies.Palo Alto Network experts are now...
Threat Actors

Threat Actors With a New Tactic: Virtual Machines Used to Hide Malicious Actions

Cyber crooks have come up with yet another tactic to try hide their malicious activities, alarms SecureWorks.Cybercriminals are now trying to install and launch a Virtual Machine (VM) so their...
Alma Locker Ransomware

New Alma Locker Ransomware Discovered

The Proofpoint researcher, Darien Huss, has recently discovered a new strain of ransomware which encrypts users` data and then extort them a 1 bitcoin ransom within 5 days.Dubbed Alma Locker,...
Hospitals Virus

Hospitals More at Risk Than Ever With the New Locky Ransomware Wave

A huge increase in the number of ransomware attacks against US-based hospitals was detected by the security team at FireEye.The infamous Locky Ransomware, delivered by powerful cybercriminal distribution campaigns, is targeting...
Ransomware Developers

Chainalysis: Ransomware Authors are Threatened by Jail

Bitcoin tracking firm, Chainalysis, reveals that law enforcement organizations are set to increase the number of arrests of cyber gangs behind ransomware attacks.In the course of the last six months,...
Dridex Trojan

Dridex Banking Trojan Back in The Game

After nearly disappearing a couple of month ago, it seems like one of the most popular Banking Trojans, Dridex, is now back in the game.Since June, the Dridex distribution hasn’t been...
DetoxCrypto Ransomware

DetoxCrypto Ransomware Appears in Two Versions: Calipso and Pokemon-Based

Researchers have noticed a new strain of ransomware, named DetoxCrypto, which currently comes in two different versions. However, chances are high that more variants are about to appear very soon.The first...
Hospitals Ransomware Attacks

Healthcare Organizations Hit by the New Locky Ransomware Wave

A huge Locky Ransomware wave was recently noticed targeting primarily healthcare institutions.According to FireEye`s researchers, the payloads are delivered via macro-enabled Office 2007 Word documents with “.DOCM” extension. The ones...
Phishing Attacks

Hosts` Slow Response Time Increases the Number of Phishing Attacks

The number of phishing attacks against users has risen up to 4.44 million (14%) in the second quarter of 2016. Researchers are worried that if this current pattern continues, by the...