Tag Archives: Malware

Hackers using Monero Mining malware as bait, warns Microsoft

Crypto-jacking is offering nation-state hackers a lure for their most damaging attacks, Microsoft warned in a report on Monday. The company’s intelligence team said a group called BISMUTH hit government targets in France and Vietnam with relatively large monero mining trojans this summer. Mining the cryptocurrency generated cash for the …

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Microsoft links Vietnamese hackers to cryptocurrency mining malware: The Tribune India

New Delhi, December 1st Microsoft has revealed that Vietnamese government-backed hackers are distributing cryptocurrency mining malware alongside their regular cyber-spying toolkits. The report highlights a growing trend in the cybersecurity industry where a growing number of state-backed hacker groups are also dipping their feet into regular cybercrime operations, making it …

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Microsoft links Vietnamese hackers to cryptocurrency mining malware: The Tribune India

New Delhi, December 1st Microsoft has revealed that Vietnamese government-backed hackers are distributing cryptocurrency mining malware alongside their regular cyber-spying toolkits. The report highlights a growing trend in the cybersecurity industry where a growing number of state-backed hacker groups are also dipping their feet into regular cybercrime operations, making it …

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Microsoft links Vietnamese state hackers to crypto-mining malware campaign

Microsoft said on Monday that Vietnamese government-backed hackers were recently spotted distributing cryptocurrency mining malware alongside their regular cyber-spying toolkits. The report highlights a growing trend in the cybersecurity industry where a growing number of state-backed hacker groups are also dipping their feet into regular cybercrime operations, making it more …

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New banking malware targets mobile users

While monitoring a Windows campaign by the Guildma group, Kaspersky researchers found URLs that distributed not only a malicious .ZIP file for Windows, but also a malicious file that appeared to be a downloader for installing Ghimob, a new Trojan banking. After infiltrating accessibility mode, Ghimob can gain persistence and …

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Danger! Emotet Trojan pretends to be a Word update

Emotet malware has been a serious threat to Windows PCs for years, not least because it is constantly being modified. The virus currently comes as a Word update. One careless click can lead to disaster. Series of photos with 13 images The Emotet computer parasite has been around for over …

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