Webhards and Torrents: the New Channels for RAT Malware Propagation in Korea

South Korea seems to be a target of a new malicious campaign that propagates RAT malware camouflaged into a game for adults. The way it is distributed happens via torrents…

Threat Actors Abuse Discord to Push Malware

The platform’s Content Delivery Network and core features are being used to send malicious files—including RATs–across its network of 150 million users, putting corporate workplaces at risk. Threat actors are…

Threat Actors Abusing Discord to Spread Malware

Threat Actors Abusing Discord to Spread Malware Researchers have discovered new multi-function malware abusing the core functions of popular group app platform Discord. Check Point explained in a blog post…

Microsoft Kills Bug Being Exploited in MysterySnail Espionage Campaign

Microsoft’s October 2021 Patch Tuesday included security fixes for 74 vulnerabilities, one of which is a zero-day being used to deliver the MysterySnail RAT to Windows servers. Today is Microsoft’s…

Windows Zero-Day Actively Exploited in Widespread Espionage Campaign

The cyberattacks, linked to a Chinese-speaking APT, deliver the new MysterySnail RAT malware to Windows servers. Researchers have discovered a zero-day exploit for Microsoft Windows that was being used to…

ShellClient Malware Used against Aerospace and Telco Firms

ShellClient is a previously undocumented remote access trojan (RAT) built with extra attention to its stealth capabilities on any system it infects. Apparently, the malware was created in order to…

Water Basilisk Campaign Distributes RATs Through a New Crypter

Another malicious operation wreaks havoc in the world of malware and trojans. The so-called Water Basilisk campaign makes use of a new crypter with the goal of RATs distribution. Among…

Water Basilisk Uses New HCrypt Variant to Flood Victims with RAT Payloads

Trend Micro – Trend Micro – Water Basilisk Uses New HCrypt Variant to Flood Victims with RAT Payloads In this blog entry we look into a fileless campaign that used…

Attackers Spread Cobalt Strike Through Backdoor in Common Apps

Security Intelligence – Security Intelligence – Attackers Spread Cobalt Strike Through Backdoor in Common Apps Researchers discovered a new attack campaign targeting online gambling companies in China with one of…