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Deadly combination of Upatre and Dyre trojans still actively targeting users

2015/04/09

Help Net Security - (International) ESET researchers discovered that an email campaign targeting users worldwide utilizes a combination of the Upatre (Waski) downloader and Dyre/Dyreza banking trojans delivered via simple spam emails to gain information about compromised systems and intercept online banking credentials. Researchers believe that the scheme is part of the larger, previously discovered Dyre Wolf campaign that has targeted businesses around the world.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=3011

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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