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Banking trojans disguised as ICS/SCADA software infecting plants

2015/01/08

Dark Reading - (International) A researcher with Trend Micro identified 13 varieties of banking malware disguised as legitimate industrial control systems (ICS) software updates from Siemens, GE, and Advantech. The researcher stated that he first identified the attacks in October and that they originate as spearphishing attempts or drive-by download attacks.

Source: http://www.darkreading.com/attacks-breaches/banking-trojans-disguised-as-ics-scada-software-infecting-plants/d/d-id/1318542

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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