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Upatre malware dropper sent to Bitstamp exchange users

2014/10/31

Softpedia - (International) Researchers with ThreatTrack identified an email campaign targeting users of the Bitstamp digital currency exchange that uses sophisticated social engineering to attempt to trick users into opening an attachment containing the Upatre malware dropper. The dropper then adds the Dyre (also known as Dyreza) banking malware to compromised systems.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Upatre-Malware-Dropper-Sent-to-Bitstamp-Exchange-Users-463703.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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