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'Valak' gives crooks flexibility in multi-stage malware attacks

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

More than just a “loader” that delivers malicious code, Valak can also be used to siphon off data from enterprise networks.

Federal officials have arrested another accused FIN7 hacker

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

A Ukrainian national has been arrested for his alleged work for the infamous financially motivated hacking group Fin7.

Zeus’s legacy lives on as crooks target banking customers in the US and Europe

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

It shows how one piece of code is still inspiring criminals years after law enforcement identified it as pernicious.

What one cybersecurity company has learned from responding to Maze ransomware

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Like others involved in ransomware, the people behind Maze are not one group but a series of distinct teams with specialties.

How hackers are updating the EVILNUM malware to target the global financial sector

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

EVILNUM malware known to target financial organizations has just gotten a little more sophisticated, according to Prevailion research.

Hackers spoof SBA to try to compromise companies' computers

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The hackers are exploiting businesses' reliance on digital updates from the federal government.

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