Tag: Trojan

Cyber Criminals Start to use DNS TXT Records to Control Remote Access Trojans

Trojans are one of the most annoying types of malware to deal with these days. Not only can Trojans infect computer systems and cause programs to stop working, but once a Trojan is installed, hackers can also distribute backdoor access tools. In most cases, criminals use Trojans to infiltrate computer systems and networks. A new malware sample goes to show hackers now use DNS TXT records for Trojan communication. Controlling …
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Top 4 Types of Malware To Watch For

Virus, malware, trojans–TV shows like Mr. Robot have shown the general population what these dangerous pieces of software can cause. Here are the top four most threatening types of viruses one can encounter. For years, they have infected all kinds of systems, to the point that many are still remembered with fear. Unfortunately, the Internet is a dangerous place, and computer viruses are something we will always have to deal with. …
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Netwire Remote Access Trojan Steals Payment Card Data From Removable Storage

Payment card data is of great value to internet criminals all over the world. This information is rather easy to abuse, and the majority of systems protecting these details are vastly insecure. NetWire, a remote access Trojan, is making  waves once again. As a result of these renewed efforts, the criminals are shifting their attention to obtaining payment card data from all over the world. NetWire RAT Is Back With …
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Ghost Push Remains a Very Popular Mobile Trojan on Android

A new version of the infamous Ghost Push malware is making the rounds in the mobile space right now. Even though this toolkit has been wreaking havoc upon Android devices for nearly two years now, the threat is far from eliminated. The bigger question is why and how these mobile Trojans continue to claim victims, even though security experts are all too familiar with this malicious software. Ghost Push Continues …
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