Security news that informs and inspires

Archive

52 results for tag Malware:

Emotet Back in Circulation

The Emotet malware has begun spreading again after one of its periodic breaks, using Christmas and COVID lures.

Emotet, Malware

Stopping SolarWinds Backdoor with a Killswitch

Some news for security operations teams investigating their networks for signs that nation-state attackers had deployed the Sunburst malware via the SolarWinds' Orion network monitoring technology: FireEye has identified a killswitch that would stop the malware from executing in infected networks.

Data Breaches, Malware

Broad Cyber Espionage Campaign Follows Supply Chain Attack on SolarWinds

Attackers planted a compromised update for the SolarWinds Orion platform, leading to a cyber espionage campaign that hit many companies and government agencies.

Malware, Government

New Signed Version of Old Bandook Malware Emerges

New variants of the Bandook malware that are digitally signed have been used in a recent wave of attacks on organizations in many industries.

Malware

Trickbot Back on the Block

The Trickbot malware operation is back, with a fresh spam campaign delivering malicious Word documents.

Trickbot, Malware