When it comes to banking trojans Brazil is not only a leading manufacturer, but most often its residents bear the brunt of these attacks, however, Cybereason has found the same malware normally used to attack this South American country has spread worldwide.
The malware was found by Cybereason is being used against banks in more than 60 countries, but despite such widespread use the attack’s methodology remains true to the original. The malware has been tagged and tracked using several names, including Banload, Banbra, Bancos, Boleto, Delf and Spy.Banker.The malware, which is a RAT, was created by a Brazilian in 2015 and been available on Github. Cybereason found several strings of text written in Portuguese to back up this claim.
The author denies using his creation in an illegal fashion, Cybereason wrote.
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