Despite setbacks hackers behind GandCrab malware are pushing ahead with lucrative new ransomware strain thanks to quick-and-dirty agile development approach.
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An Iran-linked group is linked to a massive spear phishing campaign that sends malicious Word Docs to victims in Asia and the Middle East.
At the Security Analyst Summit this year in Cancun, FireEye’s Marina Krotofil talks about the Triton malware, first disclosed in December 2017, that targets industrial control systems.
As investigations continue about the backdoor that was planted in CCleaner, Avast said it has found that the actors behind the attack were planning to install a third round of malware on compromised computers.
Malware found on POS systems at Applebee’s restaurants potentially stole customer credit card information.
A new strain of mobile malware found on an array of apps can pull out sensitive data – including audio recordings – from Android phones.
Researchers now believe attackers may have had prior access to networks and that malware was more sophisticated than originally believed.
The malware’s sole purpose was to take down systems, not steal data, Cisco Talos researchers say.
The move adds to Google’s efforts against malicious apps on the Play store.
Oracle has issued a fix, but many Micros systems could still be vulnerable.