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Nemesis Bootkit — A New Stealthy Payment Card Malware

Nemesis Bootkit — A New Stealthy Payment Card Malware

December 07, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Another day, another stunning Malware – this time targeting banks, payment card processors, and other financial services. Security ...
This 20-year-old Student Has Written 100 Malware Programs in Two Years

This 20-year-old Student Has Written 100 Malware Programs in Two Years

July 03, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Security firm Trend Micro has identified a 20-year-old Brazilian college student responsible for developing and distributing over 100 Banki...
Europol Arrests Gang Behind Zeus And SpyEye Banking Malware

Europol Arrests Gang Behind Zeus And SpyEye Banking Malware

June 26, 2015Swati Khandelwal
The Law enforcement agencies from six different European countries have taken down a major Ukrainian-based cyber criminals gang suspecte...
Dyre Wolf Banking Malware Stole More Than $1 Million

Dyre Wolf Banking Malware Stole More Than $1 Million

April 03, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Security researchers have uncovered an active cyber attack campaign that has successfully stolen more than $1 Million from a variety of ...
Hackers Stole $300 Million from 100 Banks Using Malware

Hackers Stole $300 Million from 100 Banks Using Malware

February 15, 2015Wang Wei
Despite increased online and mobile banking security, banks are more often being targeted by hackers. A hacker group has infiltrated a n...
New Variant of Emotet Banking Malware targets German Users

New Variant of Emotet Banking Malware targets German Users

January 06, 2015Swati Khandelwal
A new Spam email campaign making the rounds in Germany are delivering a new variant of a powerful banking malware , a financial threat d...
Beware: Fake 'The Interview' App Affects Android Users

Beware: Fake 'The Interview' App Affects Android Users

December 27, 2014Swati Khandelwal
" The Interview ", the controversial North Korean-baiting film which appeared to be the root cause of the cyber mishap occurre...
New Pushdo Malware Hacks 11,000 Computers in Just 24 Hours

New Pushdo Malware Hacks 11,000 Computers in Just 24 Hours

July 17, 2014Mohit Kumar
One of the oldest active malware families, Pushdo, is again making its way onto the Internet and has recently infected more than 11,000 ...
After Takedown, GameOver Zeus Banking Trojan Returns Again

After Takedown, GameOver Zeus Banking Trojan Returns Again

July 12, 2014Swati Khandelwal
A month after the FBI and Europol took down the GameOver Zeus botnet by seizing servers and disrupting the botnet’s operation, security res...
New Android Malware 'HijackRAT' Attacks Mobile Banking Users

New Android Malware 'HijackRAT' Attacks Mobile Banking Users

July 02, 2014Mohit Kumar
Cybercriminals have rolled out a new malicious Android application that wraps different varieties of banking fraud trick into a single p...
New Cridex Banking Trojan variant Surfaces with Self-Spreading Functionality

New Cridex Banking Trojan variant Surfaces with Self-Spreading Functionality

July 02, 2014Wang Wei
In an effort to infect large number of people, cybercriminals have developed a new malicious software program that contains functionalit...
New Banking Malware with Network Sniffer Spreading Rapidly Worldwide

New Banking Malware with Network Sniffer Spreading Rapidly Worldwide

June 27, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The hike in the banking malware this year is no doubt almost double compared to the previous one, and so in the techniques of malware au...
Fake WeChat App Targeting Android Users with Banking Trojan

Fake WeChat App Targeting Android Users with Banking Trojan

May 29, 2014Swati Khandelwal
After Whatsapp, The Chinese WeChat is the second most popular messaging application and currently being targeted by cybercriminals to sp...
Gameover ZeuS Trojan Targets Users of Monster.com Employment Portal

Gameover ZeuS Trojan Targets Users of Monster.com Employment Portal

March 25, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Zeus Trojan is one of the most popular families of Banking Trojan, which was also used in a targeted malware campaign against a Salesfor...
Gameover Malware, variant of ZeuS Trojan uses Encryption to Bypass Detection

Gameover Malware, variant of ZeuS Trojan uses Encryption to Bypass Detection

February 03, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The year begins with the number of new variants of malware that were discovered by various security researchers. The new variants are ...
Tor-enabled Point-of-Sale malware 'ChewBacca' stole Credit Card data from 11 Countries

Tor-enabled Point-of-Sale malware 'ChewBacca' stole Credit Card data from 11 Countries

January 30, 2014Swati Khandelwal
After the massive data breaches at U.S retailers Target and Neiman Marcus in which financial credentials of more than 110 million and...
ICEPOL Ransomware Servers seized by Romanian Police that infected 260,000 Computers

ICEPOL Ransomware Servers seized by Romanian Police that infected 260,000 Computers

January 29, 2014Swati Khandelwal
After Financial and Banking Malwares, Ransomware has become the first choice of money motivated cybercriminals. A new Ransomware Tro...
24-year-old Russian Hacker and Developer of SpyEye Banking Trojan pleads guilty

24-year-old Russian Hacker and Developer of SpyEye Banking Trojan pleads guilty

January 28, 2014Swati Khandelwal
A Russian man has pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges in a federal court in Atlanta on Tuesday for developing and distributing a malici...