Threat Spotlight: Kovter Malware Fileless Persistence Mechanism

Kovter is a pervasive click-fraud Trojan that uses a fileless persistence mechanism to maintain a foothold in an infected system and thwart traditional antivirus software. In this article, we take a closer look at this technique, which Kovter began leveraging in 2016.

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