Lazarus hackers deploy ransomware, steal data using MATA malware

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A recently discovered malware framework known as MATA and linked to the North Korean-backed hacking group known as Lazarus was used in attacks targeting corporate entities from multiple countries since April 2018 for ransomware deployment and data theft. Among the targeted countries, security researchers with Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) who spotted MATA mentioned Poland,… Read more »

Mac users targetted by Lazarus ‘fileless’ Trojan

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The Lazarus hacking group has been caught trying to sneak a new ‘fileless’ Trojan on to Apple macOS computers disguised as a fake cryptocurrency trading application.   The discovery was reported by K7 Computing’s Dinesh Devadoss to Mac security expert Patrick Wardle, who immediately spotted similarities to previous attacks. The first of these, from 2018, was… Read more »