• TrickBot malware may have hacked 250 million email accounts

    4 monthes ago - By Engadget

    TrickBot malware may have stolen as many as 250 million email accounts, including some belonging to governments in the US, UK and Canada. The malware isn't new. In fact, it's been circulating since 2016. But according to cybersecurity firm Deep Insti...
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  • TrickBot malware learns how to spam, ensnares 250M email addresses

    4 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Old bot, new tricks.
    TrickBot, a financially motivated malware in wide circulation, has been observed infecting victims' computers to steal email passwords and address books to spread malicious emails from their compromised email accounts.
    The TrickBot malware was first spotted in 2016 but has since developed new capabilities and techniques to spread and invade computers in an effort to grab passwords and credentials - eventually with an eye on stealing money. It's highly adaptable and modular, allowing its creators to add in new components. In the past few months it's adapted for tax...
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