Tag Archives: Zbot

Scammers exploit Ebola virus to spread malwares

Malwares

We  notice that all news are used by cyber-criminal to promote their malwares as this allow them to target the largest audience possible. Symantec have reported over this week that online scammers are taking advantage of Ebola virus epidemic in

Gameover Largest Banking Trojan in 2013

Security researchers at Dell SecureWorks Counter Threat Unit (CTU) have published a report analyzing banking botnets in 2013. Charts on the report show that the most active banking malware over this year is called Gameover a modified version of the

Voice E-mail Spam Leads to Blackhole and Zbot Malware

Security researchers at TrendMicro reported a new spamming campaign that is spreading the Blackhole Exploit Kit. The emails are attaching a zipped file that contains a downloader to install Zbot and take control of victim machines. Cyber criminal are combining

Fake Medical Lab Emails Lead to ZBOT

A medical laboratory result is the subject for another spamming campaign observed by Trend Micro. The fake email attaches a document file that exploits Microsoft office vulnerability MSCOMCTL.OCX RCE  (CVE-2012-0158). According to Trend Micro the spoofed message includes the following: