Weekly Threat Report 11th November 2016

Threat assessment and trend analysis

Old Tricks, New Bot

In September, the National Cyber Security Centre was made aware of a new banking Trojan called TrickBot, targeting the customers of online financial institutions in Australia and New Zealand. The latest version has added functionality and has primarily targeted the UK. Once infected, the attackers use web browser injects and redirection attacks to harvest banking credentials. TrickBot is distributed through both malvertising and spam…

Link: Weekly Threat Report 11th November 2016
Source: NCSC Reports