'Valak' gives crooks flexibility in multi-stage malware attacks
More than just a “loader” that delivers malicious code, Valak can also be used to siphon off data from enterprise networks.
'Greenbug' hacking group hits three telecom firms in Pakistan
Telecom firms offer spies a treasure trove of targets, and hackers tied to Tehran have been busy.
'EventBot' comes online amid flurry of regularly updated banking trojans
It could only be a matter of time before the hackers begin using the malware against banking customers.
Security pros help HHS fix a website flaw that exposed visitors to malware
The issue risked exposing people to malware used to steal credit card information and email credentials.
New TrickBot tool targets telecommunications in U.S., Hong Kong
Researchers tell CyberScoop that the module is being used for espionage: "It's not random."
Hamas-linked hackers exploit current events to spy on rival Palestinian officials, researchers say
Enticing emails come with PDF files that contain a new remote access trojan, according to Cybereason.
500,000 victims pummeled in multi-stage BitBucket malware scheme
The number of malware types deployed is "unprecedented," according to Cybereason.
TrickBot developers have spun up a new backdoor for high-value targets
Banking trojan operators are upping their game, researchers say.
Election security drill pits red-team hackers against DHS, FBI and police
The red team's goal is voter suppression, echoing Russia's reported designs for 2020.
'China Chopper' web shell makes a comeback in Lebanon, other Asian countries
Cisco's Talos team has found an old favorite of threat groups.