Emotet’s back and it isn’t wasting any time

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 03 Dec 2021 17:07:01 +0000

The world’s most notrious malware is back and it’s growing fast. What are researchers seeing and what does it mean?

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Emotet being spread via malicious Windows App Installer packages

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 20:19:24 +0000

Emotet is using a new attack vector, which makes Microsoft look bad. How does malware end up on Microsoft’s Azure cloud service and get distributed to victims from there?

Categories: Ransomware

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SideCopy APT: Connecting lures to victims, payloads to infrastructure

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:00:00 +0000

Last week, Facebook announced it had taken action against a Pakistani APT group known as SideCopy. In this blog post we provide additional details about SideCopy that have not been published before.

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Capcom Arcade Stadium’s record player numbers blamed on card mining

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 16:30:16 +0000

A retro game emulator suddenly found itself with hundreds of thousands of players. Is there a retro boom, or is something else going on?

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Please don’t buy this! 3 gift card scams to watch out for this holiday season

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 17:00:00 +0000

With the holiday season around the corner, we thought it was a good time to look at the dangers that come with gift cards. Gift cards can be a an easy win in cases where you don’t know the receiver well enough to decide on a fitting gift, or when their wishes are out of…

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Here’s what data the FBI can get from WhatsApp, iMessage, Signal, Telegram, and more

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 13:45:27 +0000

A disclosed FBI training document reveals what information the FBI can potentially retrieve about your usage of an end to end encrypted instant messaging app.

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Have you downloaded that Android malware from the Play Store lately?

Credit to Author: Jovi Umawing| Date: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 11:58:26 +0000

Hopefully not, because these Android malware families that have recently plagued the Store are quite sophisticated and nasty.

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