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It’s Not the Trump Sex Tape, It’s a RAT

Criminals are using the end of the Trump presidency to deliver a new remote-access trojan (RAT) variant disguised as a sex video of the outgoing POTUS, researchers report. As outgoing President Donald Trump continues to dominate headlines, cybercriminals have decided to horn in on the much-gossiped-about — and yet to . . . Read more

ElectroRAT Drains Cryptocurrency Wallet Funds of Thousands

At least 6,500 cryptocurrency users have been infected by new, ‘extremely intrusive’ malware that’s spread via trojanized macOS, Windows and Linux apps. A new remote access tool (RAT) has been discovered being used in an extensive campaign. The attack has targeted cryptocurrency users in an attempt to collect their private . . . Read more

Agent Tesla Keylogger Gets Data Theft and Targeting Update

The infamous keylogger has shifted its targeting tactics and now collects stored credentials for less-popular web browsers and email clients. Six-year-old keylogger malware called Agent Tesla has been updated again, this time with expanded targeting and improved data exfiltration features. Agent Tesla first came into the scene in 2014, specializing . . . Read more

Russian Espionage Group Updates Custom Malware Suite

Turla has outfitted a trio of backdoors with new C2 tricks and increased interop, as seen in an attack on a European government.

Tenda Router Zero-Days Emerge in Spyware Botnet Campaign

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Hackers Continue Cyberattacks Against Vatican, Catholic Orgs

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Python-based Spy RAT Emerges to Target FinTech

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Triple-Threat Cryptocurrency RAT Mines, Steals and Harvests

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