Linux users, beware: TrickBot malware is no longer Windows-exclusive

The creators of the TrickBot have once again updated their malware with new functionality and now it can target Linux devices through its new DNS command and control tool Anchor_DNS. While TrickBot originally started out as a banking trojan, the malware has evolved to...

Android malware posing as Covid-19 contact tracing apps

As countries around the world started providing Covid-19 contact tracing apps to their citizens, cybercriminals used this to their advantage to distribute Android malware, according to a new report from EclecticIQ and ThreatFabric. Researchers from both companies as...

New form of Linux malware has a clever use for the Dogecoin API

As more businesses shift their workloads to cloud environments, Linux threats are becoming increasingly common and cybercriminals have devised new tools and techniques to launch attacks against Linux infrastructure. One technique they often employ is scanning for...

Linux malware could soon be a thing of the past

A new version of popular Linux toolkit REMnux is now available to download, equipping security analysts with an improved arsenal of tools with which to scrutinize Linux malware. Built on Ubuntu, REMnux has been in circulation for more than 10 years, now in its seventh...