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Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

Banking Trojan Takes Aim at UK Businesses

on October 30, 2018 | by Troy Gill | bank trojan, Trickbot, banking trojan

Just after 10 a.m. this morning UK businesses were targeted with an email campaign attempting to infect networks with the Trickbot Banking Trojan. Utilizing a similar approach to what we have seen in the past, the messages were crafted to appear as legitimate “secure emails” from Lloyds Bank. This ... read more

HMRC-themed emails carry Trickbot infection

on June 11, 2018 | by Troy Gill | AppRiver, Digital Degenerate, malware, Ransomware, Security Risks, Trickbot

A cybercrime group is currently targeting businesses in the UK with malware-laden emails containing the banking Trojan known as Trickbot. In the past years, several malware families have been seen heavily targeting the UK in attempts to spread banking Trojans looking to gain access to business and ... read more

Phony HSBC Emails Carry Spyware Infection

on April 04, 2018 | by Troy Gill | Digital Degenerate, Fake HSBC, Hancitor, HSBC malware, spyware, Trickbot

Today we are seeing a malware push from the Necurs botnet attempting to distribute a Spyware Trojan via the Hancitor downloader. The malicious email campaign is somewhat cleverly disguised as an encrypted email from HSBC Financial. read more