Harvester Malicious Group Is Going After Telcos

Researchers noticed a previously unknown state-sponsored actor that seems to be using a unique combination of tools in cyberattacks against South Asian telecommunications providers and IT corporations. The cybercrime group’s…

Beware- FontOnLake Rootkit Malware Attacking Linux Systems

According to ESET’s researchers, components of FontOnLake malware are divided into three groups: Trojamized app, Rootkit, and Backdoor.  Researchers at Slovak cybersecurity company ESET have identified a new malware family…

Windows Boot Manager Hijacked by FinFisher Malware

The FinFisher surveillance solution was developed by the Gamma Group but it also comes with malware-like capabilities often found in spyware strains. Its creator claims it is only offered to government…

Microsoft warns of Nobelium hackers using FoggyWeb backdoor

Microsoft has warned of a new FoggyWeb backdoor being used by Nobelium, the same state-sponsored hacking group believed to be responsible for SolarWinds supply-chain attacks. According to Microsoft, the notorious…

A Backdoor Was Added by the REvil Ransomware Developers in an Attempt to Cheat Affiliates

The REvil ransomware operators may have been hijacking ransom negotiations, and cutting their affiliates of payments. As explained by my colleague Elena, REvil is a highly evasive and upgraded RaaS…

Malware droppers for hire targeting users on fake pirated software sites

By Deeba Ahmed Some fake piracy websites have been found distributing Crypto Bot and Raccoon Stealer malware in cracked software. This is a post from HackRead.com Read the original post:…

Backdoored Client from Mongolian CA MonPass

Avast –  Avast –  We discovered an installer downloaded from the official website of MonPass, a major certification authority (CA) in Mongolia in East Asia that was backdoored with Cobalt…

Crackonosh: A New Malware Distributed in Cracked Software

Avast –  Avast –  We recently became aware of customer reports advising that Avast antivirus was missing from their systems – like the following example from Reddit. From Reddit We…

DirtyMoe: Introduction and General Overview of Modularized Malware

Avast –  Avast –  The rising price of the cryptocurrency has caused a skyrocketing trend of malware samples in the wild. DDoS attacks go hand in hand with the mining…