TrickBot malware now crashes researchers’ devices to evade analysis

Since the return of TrickBot malware researchers are observing additional features and capabilities which makes its detection and analysis tougher than ever. TrickBot banking trojan has evolved into a full-featured,…

TrickBot Crashes Browser Tabs to Hinder Malware Analysis

TrickBot is continuously evolving, as the malware has been recently extended with new features. These challenge its research, analysis, and detection as its latest variants are improved to crash browser…

Diavol Ransomware Appears to Have Connections with TrickBot

TrickBot is a distant descendent of the ZeuS banking Trojan, which first appeared in 2005, although it is most commonly associated with Dyre or Dyreza, which went down in 2015.…

Emotet's comeback is getting a boost from fellow botnet TrickBot

Written by Tonya Riley Dec 8, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP The resurgence of botnet Emotet after a law enforcement takedown earlier this year is getting a boost from fellow crime group…

Emotet malware reemerges, building botnet via Trickbot malware

Bad news for the cybersecurity fraternity. Emotet malware that was dubbed the “World’s Most Dangerous” and “Widely Spread Malware” is back. As per a report from security researcher Luca Ebach,…

Emotet Malware Appears to Be Back in Business

Emotet is a kind of malware known as banking Trojans. Malspam, or spam emails carrying malware, is the most common way for it to propagate (hence the term). To persuade…

TrickBot and Shatak: the New Partnership in the Conti Ransomware Saga

It seems that Conti ransomware attacks are taken to another level. Two threat actor groups have started to collaborate, joining efforts for Conti ransomware deployment on targeted systems purposes. The…

US seeks extradition of alleged Ukrainian scammer arrested at Polish border stop

Written by Jeff Stone Nov 2, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Polish law enforcement authorities have arrested a Ukrainian man charged with an array of cyber-related crimes at the behest of the…

Russian national allegedly behind TrickBot malware extradited to US, makes court appearance

Written by AJ Vicens Oct 28, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Vladimir Dunaev, a Russian national accused of being part of the group behind the notorious TrickBot malware, appeared in federal court…

What Is Conti Ransomware?

Conti ransomware is an extremely damaging malicious actor due to the speed with which encrypts data and spreads to other systems. The cyber-crime action is thought to be led by…