Hacked torrent client infected 400 thousand computers


A team of experts from Windows Defender believes that the Dofoil Trojan (also known as Smoke Loader) was on users' computers from February 12 to 19, well before the attack began The attackers replaced the official installation file MediaGet with a malicious version, and then waited two weeks while potential victims downloaded or updated the program More..

Dangerous Trojan Qrypter attacks organizations around the world


3 malicious campaigns, recorded in February 2018, affected 243 organizationsResearchers of cyber security from the company Forcepoint reported a new malicious campaign aimed at organizations around the world More..

Detected a complex spyware program that infects victims through routers


Researchers at Kaspersky Lab have discovered a complex cyber threat that has been used to spy in the Middle East and Africa at least since 2012 Vrednosnos was called Slingshot ("Causeway" or "Sling") More..

Miners attack Windows Server, Apache Solr and Redis


Security researchers found two independent campaigns targeting vulnerable servers at onceSecurity researchers reported new campaigns in which attackers attack vulnerable servers running Windows Server, Apache Solr and Redis and install crypto currency software on them More..

Mobile Trojans aimed at crypto currency


The rapid growth of the currency for the last year has led to an increase in the number of thefts of "digital" coins from unsuspecting users As a rule, most kidnappings are carried out with the help of malware for stationary computers, however, as recent incidents show, thieves also took on mobile trojans More..