This appears to be the same hacker group that earlier this year tried unsuccessfully to attack the campaign headquarters of former US Vice President Joe Biden.
However, according to the head of Google Threat Analysis Group Shane Huntley, there is no evidence that phishing attacks have been successful.
“From the beginning of the campaign, we knew that we would become the target for such attacks, and properly prepared,” – said in the Biden’s headquarter.
The APT31 group sends its victims emails with a link leading to GitHub, from [...]
There are many different products for Windows 10 on the market. The German AV-Test laboratory once again wondered which antivirus copes best with protecting Windows 10 devices and tested 22 comprehensive antivirus solutions for Windows 10. As a result, 16 antiviruses received the TOP PRODUCT “.
This time rating was full of surprises.
In July-August 2020, the AV-Test laboratory tested 22 security programs for [...]
As a result, security solutions can be used for file manipulation attacks, and malware can gain elevated rights in the system.
Errors of this kind have been found in products from Kaspersky, McAfee, Symantec, Fortinet, Check Point, Trend Micro, Avira, and Microsoft Defender.
Currently, developers have already fixed all the problems, and the identifiers assigned to them can be seen below (Avast and F-Secure solutions are still awaiting CVE [...]
NetWalker was discovered in August 2019. Initially, the ransomware was named Mailto, but then the researchers renamed it to NetWalker. The malware works according to the RaaS (ransomware-as-a-service) model: attackers register on a special portal and complete the tests, after which they are able to create their own versions of the ransomware.
“The NetWalker authors [...]