Attackers Create Elaborate Crypto Trading Scheme to Install Malware

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Attackers have created an elaborate scheme to distribute a cryptocurrency trading program that installs a backdoor on a victim’s Mac or Windows PC. Security researcher MalwareHunterTeam discovered a scheme where an attacker has created a fake company that is offering a free cryptocurrency trading platform called JMT Trader. When this program is installed, it will also infect… Read more »

New Malware Uses Windows BITS Service to Stealthy Ex-filtrate Data

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Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a new computer virus associated with the Stealth Falcon state-sponsored cyber espionage group that abuses a built-in component of the Microsoft Windows operating system to stealthily exfiltrate stolen data to attacker-controlled server. Active since 2012, Stealth Falcon is a sophisticated hacking group known for targeting journalists, activists, and dissidents with spyware in the… Read more »

Fake Windows Game Booster Spreads Password Stealing Malware

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Attackers have created a fake site that impersonates the legitimate Smart Game Booster site, but instead distributes a Trojan that steals your passwords, cryptocurrency wallets, browser history, and much more. A tactic that is being seen more often is for attackers to create fake and convincing web sites that pretend to be legitimate software. These fake… Read more »