Trojan Horse Malware

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Trojan Horse Malware
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Ebola epidemic: fake emails from World Health Organization used by hackers to spread malware

Hackers and spammers are trying to take advantage of the recent Ebola epidemic by sending unsuspecting computers users emails that appear to be from the World Health Organization (WHO). The emails, which encourage users to open an attachment to find out ... [Published The Independent - 5 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Android Malware Attacks Soaring

More than six times as many malware attacks on Android systems were registered this year than last year, according to a report released Tuesday (Oct. 21) by  Kaspersky Lab and Interpol .“In absolute terms, there were more than 588,000 Android users worldwide ... [Published PYMNTS.com - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Cybercriminals use Ebola fear to exploit Windows machines via email

There’s more than just the physical Ebola virus roaming sections of the world today. Cybercriminals, have jumped on Ebola’s fear tsunami, and are currently riding the wave into the inboxes of the masses. That’s right — Ebola’s now an issue on the world ... [Published Memeburn.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Troubling cyber threat growth in Malaysia: F-Secure study

Photo - (From left) Goh Su Gim, Security Advisor, F-Secure Labs; and Paul Palmer, Vice President, F-Secure APAC.According to Helsinki-headquartered security solutions firm F-Secure's Threat Report H1 2014, the first half of 2014 saw a global increase ... [Published Computerworld Malaysia - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Spam Campaign Taking Advantage of Ebola Scare May Lead To Malware Infections

Cybercriminals have inevitably taken advantage of the publicization of the Ebola virus in the news for several months. We’ve spotted a couple of malicious spam samples that reference the Ebola virus in the last week.  The image below shows an example ... [Published SpiderLabs Anterior - Oct 21 2014]
Entities: Ebola, Spam, AutoIt, Malware
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Android ransomware 'Koler' turns into a worm, spreads via SMS

A malicious Android app that takes over the screen of devices and extorts money from users with fake notifications from law enforcement agencies was recently updated with a component that allows it to spread via text message spam. Known as Koler, the ... [Published PC World: Techlog - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Promoting Startup Business Investing ...

Promoting Startup Business Investing announced that Safer Point Company started a campaign on IndieGoGo in order to raise funds. The program of Safer Point will protect from stealing personal data (documents, photos, and videos), stored on the computers, ... [Published EFYTimes.com - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Daily Ruleset Update Summary 10/21/2014

[***] Summary: [***] 2 new Open rules, 19 new Pro (2+17). Cryptowall, Cisco ASA vulns, Various Android. Thanks: Kevin Ross and @rmkml. [+++] Added rules: [+++] Open: 2019485 – ET CURRENT_EVENTS Win32/Zbot SSL Cert Oct 21 2014 (current_events.rules) ... [Published Emerging Threats - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

NOD32 Antivirus 8.0.304.0 Final

You didn't buy your computer to run antivirus. That's why ESET NOD32 Antivirus gives you fast, effective and easy-to-use protection without getting in your way. Smart proactive detection blocks most known and emerging threats hours or days faster than ... [Published MajorGeeks.com - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Fake email from the Pegler Yorkshire Group regarding a daily report contains trojan

MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu , started to intercept a new trojan distribution campaign by email with the subject “FW: Daily report” that is supposed to come from the Pegler Yorkshire Group, a British manufacturer of valves and engineering products. ... [Published MX Lab - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Modular malware for OS X includes backdoor, keylogger components

Researchers have discovered Mac malware, dubbed “Ventir,” which includes several malicious components, including a backdoor, keylogging and trojan module.Kaspersky Lab's Mikhail Kuzin revealed last week that the malware's keylogging module notably makes ... [Published SC Magazine US - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Latest email “my new photo ;)” contains a new trojan variant

MX Lab, http://www.mxlab.eu , started to intercept a new trojan new variant distribution campaign by email with the subject “my new photo ;)”. This type of campaign is current running for some time now, see other blog articles on the 26th September ... [Published MX Lab - Oct 20 2014]

Quotes

...Daniel R Döderlein, founder and CEO of mCASH explains: "mCASH is a provider of mobile payment services that make daily life easier for the user and affords access to new services. When implementing new technology, it is important to make sure the user understands that they are using a secure service. mCASH has implemented security measures that are as stringent as those used by the major banks, and now aims to tighten security even more. We have therefore implemented Promon's leading security technology for apps to protect our mCASH app from identity theft and manipulation."
"The group using Taidoor is a well-established threat actor that has been in operation since at least 2008" Symantec said
...published details of the spam, adding that they "don’t have reason to believe it is a widespread campaign" and that the emails are most likely "an attempt to infect random users in the hope of gaining some data that can be used or sold."
Mr GovindRammurthy, MD and CEO at eScan said, "We are extremely delighted to once again receive AV-Test with 100% rating. With the increasing usage of Internet, more and more user data is shared online. Moreover, the increasing usage of applications and multiple endpoints makes cyberspace more vulnerable to threats. Stringent checks introduced by eScan researchers to address the increasing vulnerabilities in cyber security landscape ensure that our customers experience safe computing environment."

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Android Malware Attacks Soaring [Published PYMNTS.com - 3 hours ago]
Spam in September 2014 [Published Kaspersky Lab - 3 hours ago]
MCash selects Promon for application security [Published Finextra Research - 3 hours ago]
CryptoWall ransom infections spike to 830,000 i... [Published Techworld.com - 3 hours ago]
Zero-day Microsoft Office bug in wild [Published Computer Business Review - 3 hours ago]
Weelsof Ransomware Disguises as Airline Ticket ... [Published Softpedia - 4 hours ago]
Cybercriminals use Ebola fear to exploit Window... [Published Memeburn.com - 4 hours ago]
avast! Free Antivirus 2015: Fresh Interface and... [Published Softpedia - 5 hours ago]
Ebola epidemic: fake emails from World Health O... [Published The Independent - 5 hours ago]
INTERPOL & Kaspersky Lab: 60% of Android attack... [Published Manila Bulletin - 8 hours ago]
Google Drive Used To Host Reconnaissance Data F... [Published Softpedia - 16 hours ago]
Exploit For Patched Flash Vulnerability Already... [Published Threatpost - 18 hours ago]
Cyber-criminals quickly adopt critical flash pl... [Published Malwarebytes Unpacked - 21 hours ago]
Are we there yet? [Published BritishComputerSociety - 22 hours ago]
Android ransomware 'Koler' turns into a worm, s... [Published PC World: Techlog - Oct 22 2014]
eScan Bags AV-Test Certification for Internet S... [Published Digital Terminal - Oct 22 2014]
Trend Micro identifies 9 social media scams [Published Newsbytes Philippines - Oct 22 2014]
Top 6 threats to iOS devices [Published Computerworld UK - Oct 22 2014]
Troubling cyber threat growth in Malaysia: F-Se... [Published Computerworld Malaysia - Oct 22 2014]
AVG Internet Security 2015 14.0 Build 5557 [Published MajorGeeks.com - Oct 22 2014]
AVG Anti-Virus Professional 2015 14.0 Build 5557 [Published MajorGeeks.com - Oct 22 2014]
Promoting Startup Business Investing ... [Published EFYTimes.com - Oct 22 2014]
Chinese Hackers Suspected in iCloud, Website At... [Published eWeek - Oct 22 2014]
Best free downloads and games [Published Your Life Choices - Oct 22 2014]
Spam Campaign Taking Advantage of Ebola Scare M... [Published SpiderLabs Anterior - Oct 21 2014]
Daily Ruleset Update Summary 10/21/2014 [Published Emerging Threats - Oct 21 2014]
Adding encryption to OTN systems [Published EE Times India - Oct 21 2014]
Koler Android ransomware spreading in US as SMS... [Published Techworld.com - Oct 21 2014]
CryptoWall: What it is and how to protect your ... [Published Tech Republic - Oct 21 2014]
NOD32 Antivirus 8.0.304.0 Final [Published MajorGeeks.com - Oct 21 2014]
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Spam in September 2014 [Published Kaspersky Lab - 3 hours ago]
Spam in the spotlight In September, "Nigerian" scammers sent out stories relating to the breaking news of the Ebola epidemic. There was festive spam, focusing on both the US Labor Day celebration and the upcoming winter holidays: spammers have started ...
Cyber-criminals quickly adopt critical flash pl... [Published Malwarebytes Unpacked - 21 hours ago]
Keeping your computer up-to-date is probably one of the best pieces of advice one can give when it comes to online security. Perhaps it should also be emphasized that patches ought to be applied in a timely fashion. Case in point, less than a week ...
Android ransomware 'Koler' turns into a worm, s... [Published PC World: Techlog - Oct 22 2014]
A malicious Android app that takes over the screen of devices and extorts money from users with fake notifications from law enforcement agencies was recently updated with a component that allows it to spread via text message spam. Known as Koler, the ...
Spam Campaign Taking Advantage of Ebola Scare M... [Published SpiderLabs Anterior - Oct 21 2014]
Cybercriminals have inevitably taken advantage of the publicization of the Ebola virus in the news for several months. We’ve spotted a couple of malicious spam samples that reference the Ebola virus in the last week.  The image below shows an example ...
Daily Ruleset Update Summary 10/21/2014 [Published Emerging Threats - Oct 21 2014]
[***] Summary: [***] 2 new Open rules, 19 new Pro (2+17). Cryptowall, Cisco ASA vulns, Various Android. Thanks: Kevin Ross and @rmkml. [+++] Added rules: [+++] Open: 2019485 – ET CURRENT_EVENTS Win32/Zbot SSL Cert Oct 21 2014 (current_events.rules) ...
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MRG Effitas Awards Wontok SafeCentral New Real ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 21 2014]
Booz Allen Says Cyber Attacks Are the “New Norm... [Published Business Wire - Dec 04 2013]
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