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– Steve Morgan, Editor-in-Chief

Northport, N.Y. – Oct. 11, 2018


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Cyber alerts from AlienVault Open Threat Exchange (OTX) — The world’s first truly open threat intelligence community:

  • New TeleBots backdoor links Industroyer to NotPetya for first time.
  • Panda Banker Trojan, which uses a variant of the Zeus source code, targets the US, Canada and Japan.
  • Xbash Combines Botnet, Ransomware, Coinmining in Worm that Targets Linux and Windows.
  • Several third-party add-ons for the popular open-source media player Kodi being used to distribute Linux and Windows cryptocurrency-mining malware.
  • GPlayed Trojan – .Net playing with Google Market.

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– Steve Morgan is founder and Editor-in-Chief at Cybersecurity Ventures. Georgia Reid is Deputy Editor and Podcast Host at Cybercrime Magazine.

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