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APT-style evasion techniques spotted in "Kofer" ransomware campaign

2015/07/09

Securityweek - (International) Security researchers from Cybereason discovered a ransomware campaign primarily targeting European users dubbed "Operation Kofer" that is mimicking advanced persistent threat (APT) operations by continuously generating new variants of the same malware to evade detection, among other anti-detection techniques.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/apt-style-evasion-techniques-spotted-%E2%80%9Ckofer%E2%80%9D-ransomware-campaign

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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