Expert On Report: Fake Zoom Installers Being Used To Distribute Cryptocurrency Mining Malware

Attackers are taking advantage of the increased popularity of the Zoom video conferencing service to distribute installers that are bundled with malware and adware applications.

Today, TrendMicro reports that they have found a Zoom Installer being distributed that will also install a cryptocurrency miner on the victim’s computer.


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Marco Essomba, Founder,  iCyber-Security
April 07, 2020
It seems the enterprise, and the millions of workers that have been rushed home to work remotely.
It seems the enterprise, and the millions of workers that have been rushed home to work remotely in the face of this pandemic, are still coming to terms with the new cyber threats that face them. And adversaries know it. Not only is there uncertainty about how to defend against it, but who is responsible for doing so. Therefore, everyone needs to take on some responsibility. Organisations should ....
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