HardBit Ransomware

New HardBit Ransomware 4.0 Uses Passphrase Protection to Evade Detection

New HardBit Ransomware 4.0 Uses Passphrase Protection to Evade Detection Jul 15, 2024NewsroomNetwork Security / Data Protection Cybersecurity researchers have shed light on a new version of a ransomware strain called HardBit that comes packaged with new obfuscation techniques to deter analysis efforts. “Unlike previous versions, HardBit Ransomware group enhanced Read more…

GitHub to Evade Detection

Hackers Abusing GitHub to Evade Detection and Control Compromised Hosts

Hackers Abusing GitHub to Evade Detection and Control Compromised Hosts Dec 19, 2023The Hacker NewsSoftware Security / Threat intelligence Threat actors are increasingly making use of GitHub for malicious purposes through novel methods, including abusing secret Gists and issuing malicious commands via git commit messages. “Malware authors occasionally place their Read more…

macOS Malware

N. Korean Hackers ‘Mixing’ macOS Malware Tactics to Evade Detection

N. Korean Hackers ‘Mixing’ macOS Malware Tactics to Evade Detection Nov 28, 2023NewsroomMalware / Cyber Espionage The North Korean threat actors behind macOS malware strains such as RustBucket and KANDYKORN have been observed “mixing and matching” different elements of the two disparate attack chains, leveraging RustBucket droppers to deliver KANDYKORN. Read more…