Malware

What is the Punisher Miner Malware? screenshot

What is the Punisher Miner Malware?

Punisher Miner Malware is a dangerous application, which could show up on your computer because of interactions with pirated content. This malware is being packed inside software activators and game cracks - a popular... Read more

January 28, 2022
MoonBounce, New UEFI Malware on the Loose screenshot

MoonBounce, New UEFI Malware on the Loose

UEFI, short for Unified Extensible Firmware Interface, is simply put a system component, which connects the operating system with the rest of the system's firmware and devices. This is a low-level component, which is... Read more

January 21, 2022
iLOBleed Rootkit Targets Hewlett-Packard Servers screenshot

iLOBleed Rootkit Targets Hewlett-Packard Servers

In the last days of 2021, malware researchers have identified yet another Windows threat. However, it seems to lack compatibility and, instead, it targets one particular set of systems – HP devices running the... Read more

January 3, 2022
BLISTER Malware Brings RATs to Compromised Networks screenshot

BLISTER Malware Brings RATs to Compromised Networks

The BLISTER Malware is a new payload, which is being used to deliver other malware to the devices it infects. The threat appears to be able to circumvent some basic security measures in Windows. It achieves this by... Read more

December 27, 2021
PseudoManuscrypt Spyware Targets Enterprises and ICS screenshot

PseudoManuscrypt Spyware Targets Enterprises and ICS

The PseudoManuscrypt Spyware is a new malicious implant, which has been active since the start of 2021. This particular threat is likely to be the product of an Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) group. It resembles the... Read more

December 17, 2021
Dark Mirai Botnet Targets TP-LINK TL-24840N Routers screenshot

Dark Mirai Botnet Targets TP-LINK TL-24840N Routers

The Dark Mirai Botnet is one of the many variations of the Mirai Botnet, which has been a threat to IoT devices for the past five years. While the original project has been dead for a long time, the publicly available... Read more

December 10, 2021
DTPacker Malware Delivers RATs and Infostealers screenshot

DTPacker Malware Delivers RATs and Infostealers

The DTPacker Malware is a malicious piece of software that is being used by cybercriminals to obfuscate and pack Remote Access Trojans (RAT.) So far, the criminals have been using a peculiar network of websites to... Read more

January 26, 2022
BHUNT Malware Goes After Cryptocurrency Users screenshot

BHUNT Malware Goes After Cryptocurrency Users

It is not a secret that cybercriminals have an affinity towards cryptocurrencies – many of which allow them to cover their online tracks. Often, they use ransomware attacks to siphon Bitcoin or Monero out of their... Read more

January 20, 2022
Autom Malware Brings Cryptocurrency Mining Modules screenshot

Autom Malware Brings Cryptocurrency Mining Modules

Even though the profitability of cryptocurrency mining malware is gradually weaning off, cybercriminals are still experimenting with type of malware. One of the latest Trojanized cryptocurrency miners is called the... Read more

December 30, 2021
Fake Snake Game Brings the PinePhone Malware screenshot

Fake Snake Game Brings the PinePhone Malware

The PinePhone is an innovative smartphone product, which is being sold by the manufacturers situated in Hong Kong. The unique thing about this mobile device is that it uses a privacy-oriented, and mostly clean version... Read more

December 17, 2021
Owowa Malware Discovered on Microsoft Exchange IIS Servers screenshot

Owowa Malware Discovered on Microsoft Exchange IIS Servers

Microsoft Servers have been the target of multiple, large-scale cybercrime attacks in 2021. One of the latest campaigns involves the deployment of a malicious IIS add-on, which is classified as malware called Owowa.... Read more

December 15, 2021
oom_reaper Malware Discovered on QNAP NAS Devices screenshot

oom_reaper Malware Discovered on QNAP NAS Devices

Malware has gone a long way in the past decade. Before, most malware was focused on harvesting information, spying users, or damaging their files. And while many modern malware families still do this, there are also... Read more

December 9, 2021
What is 'msedgwebview2.exe'? screenshot

What is 'msedgwebview2.exe'?

Windows users are often worried when they spot an unrecognized browser or app running in the Task Manager. However, not all unknown apps are dangerous. Do not forget that major software packages and even your... Read more

January 24, 2022
IdleBuddy Cryptomining Malware screenshot

IdleBuddy Cryptomining Malware

IdleBuddy is the name of a malicious crypto miner application disguised as a more innocuous app. The description you will see in IdleBuddy's interface tells users that the application is used to "calculate complex... Read more

January 20, 2022
Flagpro Malware Discovered on Japanese Company Networks screenshot

Flagpro Malware Discovered on Japanese Company Networks

In the last days of 2021, security researchers have identified a new malware family, which is being used in attacks against Japanese companies. The like culprit of these attacks is the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT)... Read more

December 29, 2021
DarkWatchman Malware Carries RAT and Keylogger Features screenshot

DarkWatchman Malware Carries RAT and Keylogger Features

Cybersecurity experts are reporting of a new piece of malware by the name DarkWatchman. This project appears to be written in a JavaScript, and its features are typical for a Remote Access Trojan (RAT.) One of this... Read more

December 17, 2021
Cryptbot Infostealer Spreads Through Pirated Software screenshot

Cryptbot Infostealer Spreads Through Pirated Software

Pirated software and games are one of the most popular tricks that malware creators use to spread their payloads. Recently, malware researchers identified a new campaign of this type. It focuses on spreading the... Read more

December 10, 2021
CoinHelper Malware Hijacks Your CPU screenshot

CoinHelper Malware Hijacks Your CPU

Malware that targets cryptocurrency users has certainly been on the rise in recent years, especially because of the booming cryptocurrency markets. Unfortunately, many users have still not taken enough measures to... Read more

December 6, 2021