CryptoWall spreading via HT Flash 0-day

Well that didn’t take long. UPDATE 1: Chromes Sandboxing may be a useful defence. UPDATE 2: Adobe have released a patch: ACTION REQUIRED: Update your Flash player now! Disable Flash unless required, uninstall Flash completely or set Flash as click-to-play in all browsers. A decent guide… continue reading

Crypt0L0cker - TorrentLocker Rebranded

Recently here in Australia there has been some discussion about a Ransomware campaign using Australian Federal Police themed spam emails (The AFP published a press release on the matter in April). The malware shares many characteristics with TorrentLocker and looks to be nearly identical. This is fairly generic information about this Crypt0L0cker variant, not a… continue reading

Trojan using Pastebin & Dropbox

Interesting… Another variant of what appears to be Ursnif (Please correct me if you have further info) is making the rounds, this time using the well known services Pastebin and Dropbox to assist in distributing the malware As seen previously the malware is being spread primarily by phishing email with a zip file attached. Within… continue reading