Slovenian police have arrested four suspects over allegations that they developed the Mariposa botnet malware. Read the full article. [The Register]
Microsoft disclosed details on the Platinum APT group and its arsenal of backdoors, keyloggers and its abuse of Windows hotpatching to load malicious code on compromised computers.
Hackers behind the $81 million heist in February at Bangladesh Bank used stolen credentials to access the financial institution’s SWIFT payment system and a malware toolkit to cover their tracks.
Researcher Patrick Wardle has developed a utility called RansomWhere? that he released today that he says does generic ransomware detection on OS X.