The Sequre virus is a new malware strain originating from the CryptConsole 2.0 malware family. It’s main goal is to encrypt sensitive user data with a strong cipher. It uses different extensions depending on the attained sample. Continue reading to find out how to effectively remove it from infected host.
Sequre Virus – Distribution Ways
The Sequre virus can be distributed using various methods depending on the chosen targets. It is possible that the captured samples associated with it are merely the test versions of the threat. It is expected that the upcoming malware will utilize popular spread tactics.
One of the proposed ways is to use email messages that include social engineering tactics attempting to coerce the victims into interacting with the malware elements. This can be done by directly attaching the files or alternative hyperlinking that lead to the off site hosted instances. In connection with this the criminals can also make use of payload delivery, two popular types are the following:
- Installer Bundles — The hackers can integrate the malware Sequre virus code into (Read more...)
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