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Attackers bypass 2FA systems used by banks in 'Operation Emmental'

2014/07/22

Securityweek - (International) Researchers with Trend Micro released a report July 22 detailing a cybercrime campaign targeting banks in Europe and Japan dubbed "Operation Emmental" that uses computer and Android mobile device malware to steal users' banking credentials and two-factor authentication (2FA) tokens. The malware used in the campaign can install fake Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificates, delete itself after use, and perform other actions to trick users.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/attackers-bypass-2fa-systems-used-banks-operation-emmental

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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