NetwiredRC Backdoor Used to Attack Holiday Suppliers

  • Holiday Suppliers Already Under Assault by Fileless Malware Campaign

    Attackers use the NetwiredRC backdoor to compromise victims

    Holiday season suppliers are already under attack by a fileless malware campaign that spreads via emails bundling a maliciously crafted attachment which drops the NetwiredRC backdoor onto targeted machines as discovered by Cyren's Kervin Alintanahin and Maharlito Aquino.

    Even though the Yuletide season is still far away, Cyren already spotted a malware campaign during late October targetting Christmas goods suppliers by emails which use the "Christmas Order" subject and induce a sense of urgency asking for delivery until November 20.... more on Softopedia