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Delaware, USA – February 26, 2019 – Cybercriminals weaponized vulnerability in WinRAR in less than a week after its disclosure. Vulnerability CVE-2018-20250 affects all versions of the archiver up to 5.70 Beta 1, in which developers simply deleted the vulnerable library. With its help, adversaries can specify a folder for unpacking files, ignoring the folder […]

Delaware, USA – February 25, 2019 – A reputable logistics company’s brand name was noticed in a malspam campaign, SI-LAB researchers inform. In spite of the fact that DHL marketing name has been widely used in phishing campaigns to deliver plenty of malware strains, the recent Muncy seems to be successful worldwide deluding victims open […]

Delaware, USA – February 22, 2019 – Researchers at Deep Instinct discovered an active campaign infecting employees of organizations in the Middle East, Asia, and North America with Separ infostealer. The malware came on the radars of researchers about 14 months ago and did not attract much attention because of its simplicity, but this does […]

Delaware, USA – February 21, 2019 – The notorious Lazarus APT group was noticed coming against Russian organizations with customized Office documents composed for the victim market. Against all the odds, the North Korean angeled Lazarus sets sights on their friend’s businesses. The attack started with delivering a ZIP archive with a sideshow PDF and […]

Delaware, USA – February 20, 2019 – Uprising activity of yet another malware was spotted by security researchers of Avast. The Rietspoof malware is now being spread in Skype and Live Messenger and downloads other malicious software from its command and control server. Rietspoof was first noticed in August 2018 and was updated monthly, but […]

Delaware, USA – February 19, 2019 – A number of torrent sites banned a popular trusted uploader after multiple justified claims, TorrentFreak reports. It is the highly popular ransomware that hopped on another ride to abuse by hiding in the kindly rendered keygens and cracks. The files downloaded from the CracksNow uploader contain GandCrab ransomware […]

Delaware, USA – February 18, 2019 – Trickbot became interested in victims’ credentials at the end of last year, and just a few months later, malware authors expanded the trojan’s functions adding capabilities of stealing RDP credentials. Trend Micro’s experts analyzed the latest campaign and discovered new features in one of its modules. In addition […]

Delaware, USA – February 15, 2019 – Another bank was brought to ensure its customers about their accounts’ being effectively protected and unaffected after the security breach. Bank of Valletta with the Maltese Government being its largest stakeholder had to knock off its services including email services, operations with cards, internet and mobile banking, and […]

Delaware, USA – February 14, 2019 – The infamous Astaroth trojan started to exploit antivirus solutions to hide its activities and download additional modules. Cybereason researchers analyzed a new campaign targeting the countries of South America and Europe and discovered that adversaries found a way to abuse solutions popular in these regions (Avast and security […]

Tweaked EXE Snakes Into MacOS

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Delaware, USA – February 13, 2019 – Adversaries are constantly looking for ways to infect Mac systems with malware bypassing Gatekeeper, and sometimes they succeed. Unexpectedly a .exe file overbore MacOS native security protection tool that enabled it to deploy the malicious file, Trend Micro researchers reported. A new malware delivering campaign hits victims in […]