Archive for the ‘Malwares’ Category

Twitch Chat Spreading Eskimo Malware

Online gaming are becoming popular website that can be used by attackers to promote malicious software. New case have been reported by F-secure in Twitch.tv that have more then 50 million visitors. The attack starts by adding an advertisement banner on chat page that invite users to participate in a raffle to win a counter [...]

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Facebook accounts hijacked by malicious Chrome Extension

Google chrome extensions continue to be among the topics covered by TrenMicro, Another malicious application have been reported over this week that is targeting facebook users. cybercriminals are using the social network to share a malicious link claim to be a YouTube video for a drunk girl. The shared video will not be directly displayed [...]

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“M & M Kitchen Appliances – INV211457″ Malicious Spam that spread Zbot

Malwarebytes recently reported a new spamming campaign. the malicious email is using an invoice template for Kitchen Appliance company. Today most users relay on online payment for purchasing any product including kitchen appliances this makes similar spams to be a good trick to promote viruses. On this case attackers pretend to attach an invoice and [...]

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“Facebook Secrets” Malicious Chrome Extension

Google have made many security measures to increase the security of chrome extensions. This by adding patches to fix critical security vulnerabilities and enforcing a policy to allow users install extensions only from Chrome Web Store.  TrendMicro security researchers uncovered another malicious attack that are targeting chrome users. The attack starts by sharing a shortened [...]

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Fake Evernote Extension found in Google chrome store

Security researchers at Malwarebytes are alerting of a new evernote fake application that infect users and install trojan on the operating system. the plugin will add a web extension on Google chrome , Torch, and Comodo Dragon browsers. usually any user can search for extensions in the chrome store and he will find the application [...]

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New release YARA 3.0

Over this week a new version of Yara have been released. YARA is a tool aimed at (but not limited to) helping malware researchers to identify and classify malware samples. With YARA you can create descriptions of malware families (or whatever you want to describe) based on textual or binary patterns. Each description, a.k.a rule, [...]

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“Payroll Received by Intuit” A spam that brings Cryptowall to Your System

New spamming message have been spotted by Dynamo’s Blog that attach Cryptowall malware. the virus is a Trojan horse that infect windows operating system and uses RSA2048 encryption to encrypt victims data. this to prevent users from opening their files and provide cyber criminal a control on infected system. If the victim will not make an [...]

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