Koadic Trojan Removal — Restore Your PC From Infections

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The Koadic Trojan is a dangerous Python-based RAT that can cause serious damage to infected hosts. It consists of a modular engine and plugins that add to its functionality. Read our in-depth article to learn more about it.

Threat Summary

NameKoadic Trojan
TypeTrojan, Ransomware, Cryptocurrency Miner
Short DescriptionThe Koadic Trojan is capable of spying on the users and their machines and harvest sensitive data from it.
SymptomsDepending on the case the users may experience unusual performance issues.
Distribution MethodSpam Emails, Email Attachments
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Koadic Trojan – Distribution Methods

The Koadic Trojan is a platform that was first presented at the Defcon security conference by its developers — Sean Dillon and Zach Harding. By itself it is not created by hackers or appears in the underground hacker communities supported by them.

This means that the main delivery method is probably to acquire a sample copy of Koadic and present it for malicious use.

The Koadic Trojan relies on JavaScrpt and VBScript technology that is executed on the host computer. Given this characteristic there are several possibilities that malicious users might consider.

One of them is the use of fake sites — they typically use social engineering tricks by taking the web elements of famous companies or services and implementing them in the pages. A similar method is to send out bulk email messages. A (Read more...)

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