DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: FEB 17 – FEB 23

Feb 20, 2019

Emotet is back in the news and VFEmail suffers a ‘Catastrophic’ hack. Our research team put together this list of the most interesting cybersecurity stories from the past week. Here are our recommendations of the latest industry news you need to know:

Cryptojacking Coinhive Miners for the first time found on the Microsoft Store
https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/81150/malware/cryptojacking-miners-microsoft-store.html

TrickBot Banking Trojan Now Steals RDP, VNC, and PuTTY Credentials

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/trickbot-banking-trojan-now-steals-rdp-vnc-and-putty-credentials/

Emotet Uses Camouflaged Malicious Macros to Avoid Antivirus Detection

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/emotet-uses-camouflaged-malicious-macros-to-avoid-antivirus-detection/

Researchers Implant “Protected” Malware On Intel SGX Enclaves

https://thehackernews.com/2019/02/intel-sgx-malware-hacking.html

Email Provider VFEmail Suffers ‘Catastrophic’ Hack

https://krebsonsecurity.com/2019/02/email-provider-vfemail-suffers-catastrophic-hack/

 

Enjoy the read and wishing you a secure week!

 

 

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