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8263146099?profile=RESIZE_400xThe cybercriminal-controlled botnet known as TrickBot has become a public enemy number one (again) for the cybersecurity community. It has survived takedown attempts by Microsoft, analysts from leading cybersecurity firms, and even US Cyber Command. It now appears that the hackers behind TrickBot are trying a new technique to infect the deepest recesses of infected machines, reaching beyond their operating systems and into their firmware.

The security firms AdvIntel and Eclypsium revealed that t

8196287665?profile=RESIZE_400xBrazil is known for its pristine beaches, nightlife, hot dancing, and of course - The Girl from Ipanema.  A recently uncovered Brazilian banking Trojan targeting Android devices can spy on over 150 apps, including those of banks, cryptocurrency exchanges, and fintech firms, as a way to gather credentials and other data, according to an analysis by security firm Kaspersky.  A Trojan is sometimes called a Trojan virus or a Trojan horse virus, but that is a contradiction.  Viruses can execute and r