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AlienSpy RAT resurfaces as Jsocket


Threatpost - (International) Security researchers discovered that the AlienSpy remote access trojan (RAT) malware was renamed and repackaged as Jsocket, and has been involved in phishing campaigns against targets in utilities, government, telecommunications, and other industries.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:25:04