A type of card-not-present fraud is spreading throughout the Latin American underground, uniting groups of malefactors in a communal effort to perpetrate it as widely as possible.
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The Sun Team APT, likely linked to North Korea, uses Google Play and Facebook as attack vectors.
A team of academic researchers has demonstrated that it’s possible to closely mimic legitimate voice commands in order to carry out nefarious actions on these home assistants.
Threatpost talked to several security researchers about what’s changed in the past year.
The vulnerability allows an attacker to execute a malware or other payloads on a client machine by sending malicious messages from the DHCP server.
The main purpose of Grobios malware is to help attacker establish a strong, persistent foothold in a victim’s system, in order to drop additional payloads later.
Sources said the funds were diverted to fraudulent accounts in a coordinated heist that involved hundreds of wire transfers and on-the-ground accomplices.
The flaws threaten to expose corporate communications in Outlook as well as the messages of at-risk users like political dissidents.
The fajitas purveyor announced the point-of-sale payment-card breach on Friday May 11, the same day that it learned about it.
While it’s a simple payload for now, researchers said Vega has the ability to evolve into something more concerning in the future.