Russian police arrest notorious ‘Carberp’ Trojan gang

Russian police are reported to have arrested the gang behind the notorious Carberp Trojan used to steal hundreds of millions of roubles from online bank customers during one of the most notorious cybercrime campaigns ever to hit the country. In a major police operation, The Federal Security Service (FSB) and…

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Unknown Computer Language Found in Trojan

Some of you may recall from the past two years news about some malware which had apparently targeted Iranian nuclear enrichment centers . The Stuxnet worm destroyed 400 centrifuges, which are critical to enriching uranium, and later the Duqu trojan was found. Duqu’s purpose is not yet known as it…

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Bigger bank-hitting Trojan malware seen

PARIS (Reuters)- Christians far outnumber Muslims as migrants around the world, including in the European Union where debates about immigration usually focus on new Muslim arrivals, according to a new study issued on Thursday. Of the world’s 214 million people who have moved from their home country to live in…

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Modified ZeuS botnet Trojan no longer needs C&C servers

The ZeuS Trojan has been modified by cybercriminals in a way that means it no longer relies on command and control (CC) servers for receiving instructions, according to Symantec security researchers. ZeuS is very popular in the cybercriminal world because it’s capable of stealing a wide variety of information, documents…

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