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babyshark baby shark malware phishing cryptocurrency
Last February 2019, Security researchers identified several spear phishing emails sent in November 2018 containing new malware that shares infrastructure with playbooks associated with North Korean campaigns. The spear phishing emails were written to appear as though they were sent from a nuclear security expert who currently works as a consultant for in the U.S....
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cryptojacking malware
Analysis of new malware samples used by the Rocke group for cryptojacking reveals code that uninstalls from Linux servers multiple cloud security and monitoring products developed by Tencent Cloud and Alibaba Cloud.   Rocke’s goal is to compromise Linux machines and use them to mine for Monero cryptocurrency. They exploit several vulnerabilities in Apache Struts...
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antimalware malware cryptocurrency
Cyber security researchers have just discovered a new malware, called “Linux Rabbit,” that targeted Linux servers and Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices in a campaign that began in August 2018 and continued until October 2018. The campaign targeted devices in Russia, South Korea, the UK, and the US. The campaign utilizes two strains of malware that share...
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Android malware
A newly found type of Android malware has stolen cryptocurrency and banking data from in excess of 125 different applications. The “Gustuff” Trojan virus is said to pick up its popularity in the cybercriminal underworld given that it’s custom-made explicitly to take banking and crypto assets. Gustuff is accepted to be about a year old...
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Gate.io Bitcoin Transactions Breached by Hacking StatCounter
Malicious Hackers have broken StatCounter, one of the web’s biggest web investigation stages, and have embedded pernicious code inside the organization’s principle website following content. As per Matthieu Faou, the ESET malware specialist who found the hack, this pernicious code seizes any Bitcoin exchanges made through the web interface of the Gate.io digital currency trade....
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BitCoins
Two new sextortion movements being appropriated by means of the infamous Necurs botnet have as of late been distinguished by threat security specialists. The malicious con artists behind these fraudulent crusades are focusing on exploited individuals whose information has already been spilled.   The con artists guarantee to have trading off recordings of the person...
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cryptocurrency mining malware
Cyber Security researchers have just discovered a new Russian malware, dubbed WebCobra, which harnesses victims’ computing power to mine for cryptocurrencies.   Coin mining malware is difficult to detect. Once a machine is compromised, a malicious app runs silently in the background with just one sign: performance degradation. As the malware increases power consumption, the...
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crypto exchanges
As per cybersecurity firm Inksit Group, state-financed programmers in North Korea have been focusing on crypto trades in South Korea to go around different authorizations forced on the routine.   The security firm affirmed the legislature of North Korea of running illegal introductory coin offering (ICO) extends and breaking into substantial crypto trades.   “We...
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Phishing Blackmail Campaign
Cyber Security analysts have seen an ongoing switch in strategies by malicious threat actors’ resolved to leading shakedown activities. The essentially terrifying strategy in these phishing activities is to tell the beneficiary the blackmailer has humiliating or harming proof against the objective with an interest to pay a set sum all together for the pernicious...
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Hackers Hide Crypto-Jackers in Windows Installation Files
Crypto-jacking plans are getting more complicated continuously. It shows up programmers are currently masking digital money mining malware and passing it off as authentic Windows establishment bundles.   Analysts say the vindictive programming, all the more normally known as Coinminer, was particularly intended to fly under the radar. What makes the assault especially hard to...
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