Results for "kovter"
July 14, 2016 - Kovter is a click-fraud malware famous from the unconventional tricks used for persistence. It hides malicious modules in PowerShell scripts as well as in registry keys to make detection and analysis difficult. In this post, we will take a deep dive into the techniques used by it's latest samples to see all the elements and how they cooperate together.
January 8, 2015 - Cyber criminals are wreaking havoc on unpatched computers with this latest and the largest malvertising campaign in 2015 so far.
November 28, 2018 - Malwarebytes joins the fight against ad fraud in one of the largest take down operations in recent history.
August 29, 2018 - In this series of articles, we provide an in-depth discussion of fileless malware and their related attacks. In part one, we cover a brief overview of the problems with and general features of fileless malware, laying the groundwork for technical analysis of various samples employing fileless and semi-fileless methods.
November 9, 2017 - Exploits may not be enough as threat actors combine them with social engineering in a new Disdain exploit kit attack method.
July 6, 2017 - The second quarter of 2017 left the security world wondering, “What the hell happened?” With leaks of government-created exploits being deployed against users in the wild, a continued sea of ransomware constantly threatening our ability to work online, and the lines between malware and potentially unwanted programs continuing to blur, every new incident was a wakeup call.In this report, we are going to discuss some of the most important trends, tactics, and attacks of Q2 2017, including an update on ransomware, what is going on with all these exploits, and a special look at all the breaches that happened this quarter.
June 28, 2017 - In this part of the series, we are going to have a look at types of adware that are very hard to find and remove, like ADS, rootkits, and file-less infections.
April 10, 2017 - We’ve detected an uptick in USPS-themed malspam walloping users with a 1-2-3 knock-out of nasty malware designed to infiltrate your system and steal all your most valuable information. This malware-laced email is actively being distributed with various Subject and Body messages containing references to missing and/or late USPS parcels.