NextCry undetectable, scam sites explode, Ad non blocker, and more.

NextCry undetectable, scam sites explode, Ad non blocker, and more.

Hi, I’m Paul Torgersen. It’s Monday, November 18th, 2019, and this is a look at the information security news from overnight. From BleepingComputer.com: A new ransomware called NextCry has been found in the wild and is currently undetected by antivirus engines on public scanning platforms. It targets clients of the NextCloud file sync and share service and as of now

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Government phish, Zombieload workaround, Healthcare breaches, and more.

Government phish, Zombieload workaround, Healthcare breaches, and more.

Hi, I’m Paul Torgersen. It’s Friday, November 15th, 2019, and this is a look at the information security news from overnight. From BleepingComputer.com: A new threat actor has been impersonating the United States Postal Service, the German Federal Ministry of Finance, and the Italian Revenue Agency in malicious spam campaigns. Victims in Germany and France get hit with the Maze

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Malware WAV, Android PoC, Scum of the earth arrested, and more.

Malware WAV, Android PoC, Scum of the earth arrested, and more.

Hi, I’m Paul Torgersen. It’s Thursday, October 17th, 2019 and this is a look at the information security news from overnight. From BleepingComputer.com: Attackers behind a new malicious campaign are using WAV audio files to hide their backdoor and cryptominer payloads. This is a fairly new take on the steganography technique typically used with JPEG or PNG files. Details in

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Trojan.VBS.Carewmr

Trojan.VBS.Carewmr

Hello everyone! Today we take a look at a Trojan written in VBScript. This one is called Carewmr. And let’s run it and see what happens. *Windows XP Ding.wav* Welcome to CLRAV of Kaspesky Labs, press OK or Accept to Start scanning your computer. So this is an antivirus written in VBScript. Sounds legit to me, let’s scan it. *Windows

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