malware

March 19, 2017

CARBANAK FILELESS MALWARE CAMPAIGN TARGETS FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

Cyber security professionals have discovered two recent fileless malware campaigns targeting financial institutions, government agencies and other enterprises are linked to the same attack group. The campaigns, disclosed by Kaspersky Lab and Cisco’s Talos research outfit […]
March 7, 2017

New Cyber wars between Iran And Saudi Arabia – Shamoon 2.0 and StoneDrill

Though Shamoon 2.0 and StoneDrill share some similarities, researchers have found several key differences. In one case, the evidence points to a hacking group dubbed Charming Kitten, or NewsBeef, which was linked to Iranian intelligence services in 2014.
February 27, 2017

New ” Tech Support scam ” uses rogue Google Chrome extension

” Tech Support scam ” uses rogue Google Chrome extension   Given Google Chrome’s popularity, it is no surprise to see it being more and more targeted these days. In particular, less than reputable ad […]
February 20, 2017

Duqu Malware – Analysis

Duqu Malware – Analysis   Duqu 2.0 is a really impressive piece of malware, related to Stuxnet and probably written by the NSA. One of its security features is that it stays resident in its […]
February 13, 2017

Hitachi Payment (India) Confirms ATM malware hit

breach at a private bank's ATM network last year that led to 32 lakh debit cards being exposed, forcing banks to replace most of them, has been solved. Hitachi Payment Services — the company to which Yes Bank had outsourced processing of ATM transactions — has said that investigations show that its systems were hit by a sophisticated malware attack and it is not possible to say how many cards' details have been extracted.
February 3, 2017

Russian hackers group ” Turla ” uses new JavaScript Malware KopiLuwak

The Russia-linked cyber espionage group known as Turla is using a new piece of JavaScript malware KopiLuwak , Kaspersky Lab reported on Thursday.
August 22, 2016

NSA Spied on Pakistan – 2016 : exploited by malware

The United States’ clandestine National Security Agency (NSA) allegedly spied on top civil-military leadership in Pakistan using malware, The Intercept reported. Documents from the Edward Snowden archive prove that the malware and exploits dumped on […]