The Issue & Impact of Malspam in the U.S. Elections

The Issue & Impact of Malspam in the U.S. Elections

Malspam campaigns and their related botnets were a potential major threat for the election process in the United States this year. The post The Issue & Impact of Malspam in the U.S ...
Email Attacks Using Fear of Election Interference to Spread QBot

Email Attacks Using Fear of Election Interference to Spread QBot

Digital attackers launched a malicious email campaign that used fear of election interference in order to spread the QBot trojan. On November 4, Malwarebytes came across an attack email. This message arrived ...
Fake Windows Defender Antivirus Theme Used to Spread QBot

Fake Windows Defender Antivirus Theme Used to Spread QBot

Digital attackers incorporated a fake Windows Defender Antivirus theme into a malicious document in order to distribute QBot malware. According to Bleeping Computer, the QBot gang began using a new template for ...

New Valak Variant Makes “Most Wanted Malware” List for First Time

An updated variant of the Valak malware family earned a place on a security firm’s “most wanted malware” list for the first time. Check Point revealed that an updated version of Valak ...
Fake WhatsApp on Google Play Shows How Easy Users Can Be Tricked

Fake WhatsApp on Google Play Shows How Easy Users Can Be Tricked

Google removed a rogue version of the WhatsApp Messenger application from Google Play that had been installed by more than 1 million people. A subsequent search by users and researchers revealed that ...