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

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks 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 • 3 weeks ago

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

Kaspersky finds a new APT campaign targeting engineers in the Middle East

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

The malware, which is well-suited for spying, doesn’t match any code the researchers have seen before.

Fake ransomware named after Donald Trump tries to trick victims out of a buck

by Jeff Stone • 12 months ago

Hackers are trying to spread malicious software by using world leaders' names to generate interest.

A malicious Tor browser is helping scammers steal bitcoin, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The attacks comes as the Tor Project is trying to enhance trust in the anonymity browser.

North Korean hackers target U.S. entities amid stalled denuclearization talks

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

A hacking group with North Korean ties has been targeting U.S. entities with malicious documents this summer as it works to hide its tracks better, according to research from Prevailion.

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