Posts Tagged ‘F-Secure’

Malware Trojan HorseAntivirus company F-Secure received a sample of “elusive” Trojan FinFisher

The researchers conducted an analysis of five malicious e-mails sent by the activists in Bahrain.

One of the most popular tools in the world of cyber-espionage – virus FinFisher, developed by Gamma International, into the hands of the researcher Mikko Hypponen of the anti-virus company F-Secure.

Conduct analysis of malicious software managed by the employee publication Bloomberg, who passed five experts malicious e-mails addressed to the pro-democracy movement in Bahrain.

“We know that it exists, but we have never seen it – you can compare it with a rare diamond” – said Hypponen. (more…)

Malware Trojan HorseAnalysis of the new Gameover configuration file, at the disposal of F-Secure, has shown that the operators of this Trojan opened the hunting season in the Italian system of online banking. The updated file spelled about a dozen of these systems, including local services Deutsche Bank, – the connection to which is to monitor the malware. Among the targets were and Arab banks.

Experts automated collection IP-addresses P2P modified ZeuS, known as Gameover, last May. Distribution area Gameover covers North and South America, Western Europe, CIS, Africa, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region. To their surprise, about 10% of infections accounted for one country – Italy. (more…)