In 2015, we observed the increase of macro-based malware along with the spike in spam volume. BARTALEX macro malware, which arrived in spam emails containing attachments such as Microsoft Word documen...
Trend Micro, as part of a public-private collaboration with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FB)I and other security vendors, took part in a takedown of a longstanding botnet operation named "Beeb... Read more
We have noticed the resurgence of the UPATRE malware family. This is attributed to the new arrival vectors attackers used to infect systems across the globe: social engineering lures, malicious downlo... Read more
Recent reports have indicated of a threat actor group, Equation that hit enterprises and large organizations in various industries and entities like governments, financial institutions, military, tele... Read more
Imagine a targeted attack that aims for financial profit rather than the typical stealing of enterprise’s “crown jewels” or confidential data—then you have CARBANAK. According to news reports, a backd... Read more
This malware’s self-installation capabilities allow it to carry out its advertising fraud routines and the download of other malware into the infected system.The discovery of the new zero-day exploit ... Read more
DYREZA is an online banking malware that is advertised as a spinoff of the infamous ZeuS banking malware. First spotted around September 2014, it caught the security industry’s attention due to its ab... Read more
Industrial control systems (ICS)/SCADA systems have become an area of focus in the security industry due to previous high profile attacks like FLAME and Stuxnet. Despite their significance—these syste... Read more