TrickBot’s new Linux malware covertly infects Windows devices

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TrickBot’s Anchor malware platform has been ported to infect Linux devices and compromise further high-impact and high-value targets using covert channels. TrickBot is a multi-purpose Windows malware platform that uses different modules to perform various malicious activities, including information stealing, password stealing, Windows domain infiltration, and malware delivery.

Outlook affected by one-minute startup delays on Windows 10

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Microsoft says that Outlook might take a minute to start and display the splash screen on devices running Windows 10, version 1809 or later if User Experience Virtualization (UE-V) is enabled. This new issue was acknowledged by Microsoft in a Windows support document where the company details the exact scenario that could break Outlook’s startup functionality.

Over 100k daily brute-force attacks on RDP in pandemic lockdown

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The number of daily brute-force attacks against Windows remote desktop service has almost doubled during the pandemic lockdown, telemetry data shows. With the increase of remote workers during the COVID-19 period, many users no longer relied on the infrastructure monitored by the company to access sensitive information on the network. Thousands of daily attacks Personal… Read more »