Tag Archives: Emotet botnet

Emotet steals attachments from victims’ emails

Emotet steals attachments from emails

Earlier this month, the Emotet botnet, which has shown no signs of life since February 2020, returned to service with a new spam campaign. Researchers have now reported that Emotet steals attachments from victims’ emails for greater credibility in subsequent social engineering attacks. After observing the malware, cybersecurity specialists reported …

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Emotet Botnet Now Distributes QakBot Banker

Emotet distributes the QakBot banker

Recently we wrote that the Emotet botnet, which had not shown “signs of life” since February 2020, has returned to work with a new spam campaign. Now it distributes information about QakBot banker. Watching the newly revived malware, cybersecurity experts report that the botnet has changed its core load and …

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