Adwind

1500 companies in over 100 countries hit by malicious Adwind backdoor RAT

Malware-as-a-service platform mooches off infected computers to steal confidential business data.

David Bisson reports.

Video of Hillary Clinton meeting ISIS leader? Nah, it’s a malware attack

It’s not unusual for criminals to use these kind of disguises to make their malicious emails more tempting to click on, and we’ve seen attacks like this during previous presidential election campaigns.

Mac users who ignore the warning signs can be bitten by the Adwind RAT

The cross-platform remote access trojan (RAT) Adwind drops a payload onto Mac computers only after users overlook a series of potential red flags.

David Bisson reports.

Java-based trojan has infected close to 450,000 victims since 2013

Security researchers have spotted an “unusual” cross-platform Java-based remote access trojan (RAT) that is believed to have infected 443,000 victims between 2013 and 2016.

David Bisson reports.