Category: Malware

Andy Android emulator

Bitcoin Miner found in Andy Android emulator for Windows

According to Softpedia, the Andy Android emulator installation package for Windows was found to contain an encrypted currency mining program. The user community conducted a thorough investigation and pointed out that after installing the simulator,...

DOCKER malicious container images

DOCKER deletes 17 malicious container images

A recent report released by the German security company pointed out that the popular container platform DOKERER had 17 malicious container images containing mining and backdoor programs. These malicious containers carrying backdoors all come from...

PyRoMineIoT

PyRoMineIoT malware use NSA Exploit to mine Monero

FortiGuard Labs released a report on June 12, 2018, revealing malware called “PyRoMineIoT.” The software not only uses “Eternal Romance” loopholes to spread encrypted mining software but also misuses infected devices to scan vulnerable Internet...

SocketPlayer malware

SocketPlayer malware could evade the sandbox mechanism

A recent report from G Data stated that the recently discovered remote-access SocketPlayer malware is using a particular library, socket.io, “This particular library was designed for use in web applications that require real-time communication...