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Bankeiya info-stealer trojan used in attacks against Japanese users

2014/04/03

Softpedia - (International) Researchers at Symantec analyzed operations involving the Infostealer.Bankeiya bank account information stealing malware and found that it used vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer and Java SE to steal large amounts of banking data from Japanese users. The researchers also reported that the Infostealer.Ayufos and Infostealer.Torpplar malware were also commonly used to target online banking users in that country.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Bankeiya-Info-Stealer-Trojan-Used-in-Attacks-Against-Japanese-Users-435715.shtml

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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