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Emotet being spread via malicious Windows App Installer packages

As reported by Cryptolaemus on Twitter, and demonstrated step by step by BleepingComputer, Emotet is now being distributed through malicious Windows App Installer packages that pretend to be Adobe PDF software. How does the attack work? To understand what Microsoft is supposed to do about this method, we need to look at how these attacks work. URLs are
Publish At:2021-12-02 16:41 | Read:208 | Comments:0 | Tags:Ransomware app installer appinstaller Azure bulletproof host

Administrators of bulletproof hosting sentenced to prison in the US

The United States Department of Justice sentenced two individuals that were providing bulletproof hosting to various malware operations. The United States Department of Justice sentenced to prison two individuals involved in providing bulletproof hosting to various malware operations, including Citadel, SpyEye, Zeus, and the Blackhole exploit kit. Th
Publish At:2021-10-21 11:44 | Read:77 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime bulletproof hosting Cybercrime Hac

Are the Days of “Booter” Services Numbered?

It may soon become easier for Internet service providers to anticipate and block certain types of online assaults launched by Web-based attack-for-hire services known as “booter” or “stresser” services, new research released today suggests. The findings come from researchers in Germany who’ve been studying patterns that emerge w
Publish At:2016-10-27 20:50 | Read:7260 | Comments:0 | Tags:Other AmpPot booter bulletproof hosting Christian Rossow Clo

Hackers Hit U.S. Senate GOP Committee

The national news media has been consumed of late with reports of Russian hackers breaking into networks of the Democratic National Committee. Lest the Republicans feel left out of all the excitement, a report this past week out of The Netherlands suggests Russian hackers have for the past six months been siphoning credit card data from visitors to the Web s
Publish At:2016-10-17 14:50 | Read:5459 | Comments:0 | Tags:Other Audi bulletproof hosting byte.nl Converse Dataflow.su


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