Category Archives: Cybercrime

PuTTY Client Found Compiled with Trojan

PuTTY Client Found Compiled with Trojan New version of putty SSH-client have been spotted compiled with a Trojan. This copy is running the same way as the usual one to allow user connect to different servers but it also include

Invoice Spam Campaign Drop Banking Trojan

Credit card online

TrendMicro is alerting of a new malware called TROJ_WERDLOD. This is a Trojan horse that is targeting users in Japan. The malware was firstly seen last December 2014 and infected more than 400 machines. This malware is very interesting that

Kjw0rm Hacked French TV5Monde Television

French TV5Monde television network have been under a massive cyber attack with a big damage to their network and facilities. Kjw0rm Variant is a worm that have been used to compromise the TV website, social media accounts and company emails.

Several Compromised WordPress sites Serving Malwares

Any system that will not have security updates and patches can be exposed to hackers this including webservers. Malwarebytes have spotted over this week several wordpress websites that were used to serve malicious content to promote malwares. Compromised wordpress have

TrendMicro Reports An Increase in Macro-based Spams

Macro have been used to automate certain tasks with Microsoft office applications like Microsoft Word documents and Microsoft Excel spreadsheets. cyber-criminals have been using this to include their malicious script and embed them with macros. TrendMicro have released a new

“Disney World Vacation” is another Facebook Scam

Facebook fun page is one of the way that many companies use to create a communication channel with their customers this makes the client updated and it allows to promote certain products or events of the company. New scam has

Google Play Store Host Application That Steal Users Account

Google Play is the source for installing application on Android smartphone devices. Malwarebytes security researchers uncovered over this week a malicious application that require  GET_ACCOUNTS permission which allow access to list of accounts. The application claims to be a wallpaper app