The CyberSCCP virus is a new strain of the Hidden Tear ransomware family. Each individual attack can be configured so that it targets the targets specifically. Refer to our in-depth article for a technical analysis and full removal instructions.
CyberSCCP Virus – Distribution Ways
The CyberSCCP virus is being distributed using various tactics. The captured strains are relatively low which does not give an accurate measurement of the primary methods. As such we anticipate that the hackers will use the most common methods.
One of them relies on the coordination of SPAM email campaigns. They carry the files directly attached or hyperlinked in the body contents. They are also one of the primary carriers of infected payloads. Two of the most popular types include the following:
- Infected Software Installers — The criminal controllers can embed the virus code into application installers. They often choose popular software ranging from system utilities and creativity suites to productivity apps.
- Documents — The hackers can utilize the same mechanism in infecting files such as spreadsheets, text documents, presentations and etc. Once they (Read more...)
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