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Non-sophisticated malware steals thousands of credentials from targeted SMBs

2015/05/29

Softpedia - (International) Security researchers from Kaspersky discovered a large malware campaign, dubbed Grabit that has infiltrated small and medium businesses worldwide across a variety of sectors with a commercial keylogger called HawkEye and several remote administration tools (RATs) distributed via emails containing malicious macro-laden Microsoft Word documents. The researchers reported that the campaign has collected about 10,000 files from the U.S., India, and Thailand since February.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Non-Sophisticated-Malware-Steals-Thousands-of-Credentials-from-Targeted-SMBs-482696.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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