Banking Trojan

New Citadel trojan costs more, but allows for easier updates


The latest Citadel version allows botmasters to more easily deliver instructions to computers under their control.

Presidential election spurs malware-laden CNN spam


With less than a month remaining until the presidential election, online fraudsters are smelling opportunity, and more similarly themed cons are expected in the upcoming weeks.

Russian authorities arrest operator of Carberp bank botnet


A 22-year-old, accused of using modified versions of the Carberp banking trojan to steal login details and digital signatures from compromised computers, was apprehended in Russia.

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