Monthly Archives: May 2018

North Korea’s SiliVaccine antivirus contains stolen Trend Micro engine

The antivirus software utilizes ancient coding stolen from a competitor as well as malware bundles.        By Charlie OsborneMay 2, 2018       North Korea's state antivirus software contains code taken from a decade-old version of Trend Micro software alongside the Jaku malware. Dubbed SiliVaccine, Check Point researchers said on Tuesday that the antivirus…
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This password-stealing malware uses Facebook Messenger to spread further

A spike infections follows an update to the password and crypto-currency-stealing malware.        By Danny Palmer | May 1, 2018        A form of malware which uses fake Facebook Messenger messages to spread has suddenly surged back into life and has developed new tricks to steal passwords, steal cryptocurrency and engage in cryptojacking. First uncovered…
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