Nemesis, a specialized strain of payment card malware that has bootkit functionality, makes it very difficult to detect, much less remove.
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Researchers at Kaspersky Lab release an update on the Sofacy gang, also known as APT28, explaining a set of new malware implants, backdoors and zero days at the group’s disposal.
One of the most popular exploit kits, Angler, has been spotted spreading the ransomware Cryptowall 4.0.
A Chinese APT gang is targeting Hong Kong media outlets with backdoors that connect to legitimate Dropbox accounts.
An attacker working off domains belonging to Chinese registrar BizCN has been moving the Cryptowall 4.0 ransomware via the Nuclear Exploit Kit.
RSA has uncovered GlassRAT, a spy tool targeting commercial targets that’s signed with a stolen certificate from a large developer in China.
Google-owned online malware scanner VirusTotal this week announced the availability of sandbox execution for Mac OS X apps.
A Florida integrator who discovered the Conficker worm lurking in body cameras meant for police use takes Threatpost inside the story, including a frustrating disclosure with a disbelieving manufacturer.
Encouraged by patterns carried out on a larger scale recently, researchers believe digital steganography has arrived as a legitimate way to hide communication.