Blog Posts Tagged with "SpyEye"

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Operation High Roller Reveals Sophisticated Automated Attacks

July 02, 2012 Added by:Headlines

"With no human participation required, each attack moves quickly and scales neatly.This operation combines an insider level of understanding of banking transaction systems with both custom and off the shelf malicious code and appears to be worthy of the term 'organized crime,'" the report states...

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Ever More Sophisticated Malware Targets Online Banking

June 21, 2012 Added by:Plagiarist Paganini

Automatic Transfer Systems (ATSs) have been introduced in some variants of the infamous SpyEye and ZeuS Trojans, the nightmares of the banking world. The ATSs are parts of WebInject files known to be a collection of scripts implemented to steal online banking, email, and financial account credentials...

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Majority of SpyEye Trojan C and C Located in United States

March 28, 2012 Added by:Headlines

"SpyEye, along with ZeuS, are notorious banking Trojans that have helped thieves steal more than $100 million around the world. Without an end-user PC solution, banks face great difficulty protecting individual customers from the sophisticated threats posed..."

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The Top Forty Banks Targeted by the SpyEye Trojan

March 21, 2012 Added by:Headlines

Researchers from F-Secure released a list of the top forty banks targeted by SpyEye, one of the more powerful data-sniffing Trojans ever developed. The release of the SpyEye source code last year meant a dramatic increase in its application became a very real scenario...

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SpyEye Morphs to Hit Online Banking

October 25, 2011 Added by:Kelly Colgan

All your online activities inherently cannot be completely secured. This is something most of us have known for a long time, but as we’re pushing toward putting more of our lives in the digital domain, it’s a point that can’t be emphasized enough...

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SpyEye Trumps Mobile Banking SMS Security Systems

October 06, 2011 Added by:Headlines

"This latest SpyEye configuration demonstrates that out-of-band authentication systems, including SMS-based solutions, are not fool-proof... Using a combination of MITB technology and social engineering, fraudsters... fly under the radar of fraud detection systems..."

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New SpyEye Variant Targeting Android Devices

September 15, 2011 Added by:Headlines

The new variant is designed to harvest text messages that contain a one-time use code sent to customers by institutions as an added security measure for clients engaged in mobile banking transactions, making SpyEye an even more powerful tool for stealing financial login credentials...

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Zeus Trojan Gains Self-Propagating Ability via Ramnit

August 26, 2011 Added by:Headlines

“Unlike the past, when financial institutions had to defend against a limited number of malware platforms, attacks can now come from virtually any malicious software program - old or new. The malware distribution channel for fraudsters has increased in scale significantly..."

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Spammers Raise Their Game

August 18, 2011 Added by:Headlines

According to new research conducted by M86 Security Labs, the number of malicious spam emails has increased significantly in August. Last week spams increased by 13%, while this week it has increased another 24%. The majority of these spams are coming from the Cutwail, Festi and Asprox botnets...

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SpyEye Trojan Source Code Now in the Wild

August 17, 2011 Added by:Headlines

"Now that SpyEye has been outed, it is only a matter of time before this becomes a much larger malware threat than any we have seen to date. So for the next few months, please hold onto your seats people… this ride is about to get very interesting..."

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Zeus and SpyEye Botmasters Attack Security Sites

March 10, 2011 Added by:Headlines

"A series of discussions on an uber-exclusive Russian language forum that caters to identity and credit card thieves reveal that botmasters are becoming impatient in their search for a solution that puts Hüssy and/or his tracking services out of commission once and for all..."

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Did Zeus-SpyEye Exploit Toolkit Hit the Black Market?

January 18, 2011 Added by:Headlines

"The developer said the next combined version should be private (not released in an open forum) and with a price near US$4,000. Could this announcement be a scam? Of course, only when we discover a sample of this malware will we know for certain that it is now in the wild"...

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