New version of IcedID Trojan uses steganographic payloads

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Tue, 03 Dec 2019 18:06:13 +0000

We take a deep dive into the IcedID Trojan, describing the new payloads of this advanced malware.

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Backdoors are a security vulnerability

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 16:10:27 +0000

Upset by their inability to access potentially vital evidence for criminal investigations, the federal government has, for years, pushed to convince tech companies to build backdoors that will, allegedly, only be used by law enforcement agencies. The problem, cybersecurity researchers say, is that those backdoors can easily be exploited by criminals.

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A week in security (July 15 – 21)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 22 Jul 2019 15:50:35 +0000

A roundup of cybersecurity news from July 15–21, including the Zoom camera vulnerability, Extenbro, Sodinokibi, Magecart, and cybersecurity challenges facing the education sector.

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Puerta trasera descubierta en la biblioteca de Ruby strong_password

Credit to Author: Naked Security| Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 09:24:56 +0000

Un desarrollador con buen ojo ha descubierto que se ha introducido recientemente una puerta trasera en una biblioteca (o &#8220;gema&#8221;) utilizada por las aplicaciones web de Ruby on Rails (RoR) para comprobar la seguridad de la contraseña. Si bien el lenguaje de scripts de Ruby y el RoR no son tan populares como lo eran [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/l3b27C8WyS4″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Mac malware combines EmPyre backdoor and XMRig miner

Credit to Author: Thomas Reed| Date: Fri, 07 Dec 2018 16:57:36 +0000

New Mac malware is using the EmPyre backdoor and the XMRig cryptominer to drain processor power—and possibly worse.

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Mac cryptocurrency ticker app installs backdoors

Credit to Author: Thomas Reed| Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2018 17:20:00 +0000

A Mac application named CoinTicker has been found installing two different backdoors, capable of keylogging, data theft, execution of arbitrary commands, and more.

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An in-depth malware analysis of QuantLoader

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2018 16:00:00 +0000

QuantLoader is a Trojan downloader that has been used in campaigns serving a range of malware, including ransomware, Banking Trojans, and RATs. In this post, we’ll take a high-level look at the campaign flow, as well as a deep dive into how the malware executes.

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