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'Vawtrak' banking malware continues to evolve


Securityweek - (International) Researchers with Sophos identified a new variant of the Vawtrak banking malware (also known as NeverQuest or Snifula) that is capable of injecting a DLL into browser processes to infect users and compromise banking credentials. The malware variant is capable of disguising its communications and bypassing two-factor authentication, among other capabilities.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:22:54