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Enhanced KIVARS malware now attacks 64-bit systems


Securityweek - (International) Researchers with Trend Micro analyzed a new version of the KIVARS malware that is capable of targeting systems running 64-bit operating systems. The malware is distributed using the TROJ_FAKEWORD.A dropper and is capable of several data-stealing and remote actions.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:20:49