FreakOut Botnet Turns DVRs Into Monero Cryptominers

The new Necro Python exploit targets Visual Tool DVRs used in surveillance systems. Threat group FreakOut’s Necro botnet has developed a new trick: infecting Visual Tools DVRs with a Monero…

Crypto-mining Malware Targets Huawei Cloud

Cloud service providers, like, for instance, Huawei Cloud, are now targeted by some new variant of a past crypto-mining malware. This is Linux-based and its initial version started its activities…

Cryptominer z0Miner Uses Newly Discovered Vulnerability CVE-2021-26084 to Its Advantage

Trend Micro – Trend Micro – Cryptominer z0Miner Uses Newly Discovered Vulnerability CVE-2021-26084 to Its Advantage Exploits & Vulnerabilities Recently, we discovered that the cryptomining trojan z0Miner has been taking…

Fake Cryptomining Apps Stole Over $350K From Android Users

Security Intelligence – Security Intelligence – Fake Cryptomining Apps Stole Over $350K From Android Users Cryptomining has become a lucrative industry, growing more and more mainstream. Now, attackers are trying…

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…

ATT&CK 2021 Roadmap

Amy L. RobertsonMar 16 · 9 min read A review of how we navigated 2020 and where we’re heading in 2021 With the monumental disruptions, challenges, and hybrid work environments…