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Hackers exploit Trump's COVID-19 diagnosis to spread a different kind of virus

by Tim Starks • 4 months ago

President Donald Trump announced he was sick on Friday. Days later, hackers are using the news as a lure to download malware.

Emotet hackers are using Democratic Party content in email scam

by Joe Warminsky • 4 months ago

The hackers behind the banking trojan are using text taken directly from the Democratic National Committee's website.

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

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

Bogus HIV test results are the latest lures used by cybercrooks

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

That stream of health-related phishing means at least some of it is working.

Scammers are trying to exploit coronavirus concerns to breach companies

by Jeff Stone • 12 months ago

Phishing attempts come with a Microsoft Word document that activates a strain of malicious software, AZORult, which allows attackers to make off with sensitive data.

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