18 February 2021

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FinServ Cyber
@hatr @Bing_Chris Just a reflection on the past several years, including recent Emotet takedown.josephmenn – Twitter – Feb 16 2021 19:21@hatr @Bing_Chris Just a reflection on the past several years, including recent Emotet takedown.
@pwnallthethings Today on Hacking Back™: Following a PoS system breach, Rural Montana McDonald’s manager goes up against APT38.MalwareTechBlog – Twitter – Feb 17 2021 20:15@pwnallthethings Today on Hacking Back™: Following a PoS system breach, Rural Montana McDonald's manager goes up against APT38.
A Threat Actor is selling a SQL Injection affecting a Point of Sale (POS) company along with source code of POS software for all customers and the SQL Database Backup. hxxps://twitter[.]com/Bank_Security/status/1361239325023739907/photo/1Bank_Security – Twitter – Feb 15 2021 09:02A Threat Actor is selling a SQL Injection affecting a Point of Sale (POS) company along with source code of POS software for all customers and the SQL Database Backup. hxxps://twitter[.]com/Bank_Security/status/1361239325023739907/photo/1
Emotet basically had a better OpEx budget than the cybersecurity budget of the hospitals etc they ended up reselling access to. Essential fight is kept up on this kind of thing to give defence a chance to keep up. hxxps://twitter[.]com/GossiTheDog/status/1362039412834656258/photo/1GossiTheDog – Twitter – Feb 17 2021 14:01Emotet basically had a better OpEx budget than the cybersecurity budget of the hospitals etc they ended up reselling access to. Essential fight is kept up on this kind of thing to give defence a chance to keep up….
Latin American Javali trojan weaponizing Avira antivirus legitimate injector to implant malwareSecurity Affairs – Feb 17 2021 07:17Latin American Javali trojan weaponizing Avira antivirus legitimate injector to implant malware In the last few years, many banking trojans developed by Latin American criminals have increased in volume and sophistication. Although exists a strong…
Latin American Javali trojan weaponizing Avira antivirus legitimate injector to implant malware hxxps://securityaffairs[.]co/wordpress/114667/malware/javali-trojan.htmlSecurityblog – Twitter – Feb 18 2021 09:53Latin American Javali trojan weaponizing Avira antivirus legitimate injector to implant malware hxxps://securityaffairs[.]co/wordpress/114667/malware/javali-trojan.html
Latin American Javali trojan weaponizing Avira antivirus legitimate injector to implant malware hxxps://securityaffairs[.]co/wordpress/114667/malware/javali-trojan.html?utm_source=feedly&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=javali-trojanDinosn – Twitter – Feb 17 2021 10:52Latin American Javali trojan weaponizing Avira antivirus legitimate injector to implant malware hxxps://securityaffairs[.]co/wordpress/114667/malware/javali-trojan.html?utm_source=feedly&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=javali-trojan
Malspam pushing Trickbot gtag rob13, (Wed, Feb 17th)SANS Internet Storm Center, InfoCON: green – Feb 17 2021 22:16Introduction Trickbot malware has been a relatively constant presence in the cyber threat landscape so far this year.  We've seen activity continue this week, and today's diary reviews an infection I generated…
More footage of Emotet raids, they had entire racks of equipment in a datacenter in Europe that got carted off. hxxps://www[.]youtube[.]com/watch?v=zVEPIfZpodU&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=Chrysopa2021 hxxps://twitter[.]com/GossiTheDog/status/1362037919985319937/photo/1GossiTheDog – Twitter – Feb 17 2021 13:55More footage of Emotet raids, they had entire racks of equipment in a datacenter in Europe that got carted off. hxxps://www[.]youtube[.]com/watch?v=zVEPIfZpodU&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=Chrysopa2021…
QakBOT campaignID “obama04” being very active today. It communicated with 125 different tier-1 C&Cs, none of which are located in Russia. hxxps://twitter[.]com/peterkruse/status/1361956214184300546/photo/1peterkruse – Twitter – Feb 17 2021 08:30QakBOT campaignID "obama04" being very active today. It communicated with 125 different tier-1 C&Cs, none of which are located in Russia. hxxps://twitter[.]com/peterkruse/status/1361956214184300546/photo/1
Talking Emotet’s takedown with Adam Kujawa: Lock and Code S02E01Malwarebytes Unpacked – Feb 15 2021 17:21This week on Lock and Code, we discuss the top security headlines generated right here on Labs and around the Internet. In addition, we talk to Adam Kujawa, security evangelist and director of Malwarebytes Labs, about Emotet, the former…
Three North Korean Military Hackers Indicted in Wide-Ranging Scheme to Commit Cyberattacks and Financial Crimes Across the GlobeDepartment of Justice US – Justice News – Feb 17 2021 05:00A federal indictment unsealed today charges three North Korean computer programmers with participating in a wide-ranging criminal conspiracy to conduct a series of destructive cyberattacks, to steal and extort more than $1.3 billion of money and…
Three North Korean Military Hackers Indicted in Wide-Ranging Scheme to Commit Cyberattacks and Financial Crimes Across the Globe | OPA | Department of Justice hxxps://www[.]justice[.]gov/opa/pr/three-north-korean-military-hackers-indicted-wide-ranging-scheme-commit-cyberattacks-andSecnewsbytes – Twitter – Feb 18 2021 07:19Three North Korean Military Hackers Indicted in Wide-Ranging Scheme to Commit Cyberattacks and Financial Crimes Across the Globe | OPA | Department of Justice…
Trickbot’s Sibling, Bazarbackdoor, is Hunting Down its Targets VigorouslyCyware – Feb 17 2021 18:23In the fast-paced world of cybersecurity, most malware get a brief period in the spotlight before falling into oblivion. However, this is not the case with TrickBot. Despite the takedown attempt last year, reports suggested that the creators made…
Uncle Sam accuses three suspected North Korean govt hackers of stealing $1.3bn+ from banks, crypto orgsThe Register – Feb 17 2021 22:36Oh yes, and hacking Hollywood, allegedly Three suspected North Korean military intelligence hackers have been charged with, among other things, conspiring to loot more than $1.3bn (£938m) from banks, ATMs, and cryptocurrency companies, according to an…
Fraud & Money Laundering
270 addresses are responsible for 55% of all cryptocurrency money launderingZDNet Asia Blogs – Feb 15 2021 16:25Most cryptocurrency money laundering is concentrated in a few online services, opening the door for law enforcement actions.
Anti-money Laundering Market Size Worth $3.19 Billion By 2028: Grand View Research, Inc.PR Newswire: Financial Services – Feb 16 2021 10:35SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The global anti-money laundering market size is expected to reach USD 3.19 billion by 2028, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. It is projected to register a CAGR of 15.6% from 2021…
BAI Finds Consumers Confident in Financial Services Organizations’ Fraud ResponseBusiness Wire Technology News – Feb 17 2021 13:30CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–According to research recently conducted by BAI, a nonprofit independent organization that delivers the financial services industry’s most actionable insights, fraud and security remain the biggest frustration with digital…
Call for Commonwealth beat cop to fight casino money launderingAustralian Financial Review – Feb 17 2021 08:52Former Victorian gaming minister Tony Robinson says the federal financial crime regulator should have complete oversight of money laundering at casinos because of its inability to work with the states to prevent dirty money flowing through Crown over…
Cybercrooks Rake In $304M In Romance ScamsSecurityPhresh – Feb 16 2021 14:36Cybercrooks Rake In $304M In Romance Scams
Fighting money laundering in crypto, explainedCointelegraph.com News – Feb 15 2021 14:35 Criminals often presume that blockchain transactions are anonymous, but it is possible to untangle and uncover fund flows using analytics tools.
How to Avoid Phishing Emails and ScamsTerabitWeb Blog – Feb 16 2021 13:00Original Post from Wired Magazine Author: Lily Hay Newman It’s is a bigger threat than…
NYS Department of Financial Services Announces Cybersecurity Fraud AlertOffice of Inadequate Security – Feb 17 2021 13:26Cyber Criminals Targeting Websites to Steal Private Consumer Information and Use for Benefits Fraud Regulated Entities Are…
Police Target Irish Family in €4m Money Laundering ProbeTerabitWeb Blog – Feb 16 2021 11:35Original Post from InfoSecurity Magazine Author: Police Target Irish Family in €4m Money Laundering Probe…
Probe of credit card fraud at Senate will include banks–WinBusiness Mirror – Feb 17 2021 16:23BANKS, specifically “unauthorized” transactions involving them, would be included in an investigation on credit card fraud currently pursued at the Senate. Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian, vice chairman of the Senate Committee on Banks, Financial…

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