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ESET Research, Ukraine Crisis – Digital Security Resource Center

Operation Texonto: Information operation targeting Ukrainian speakers in the context of the war

Operation Texonto: Information operation targeting Ukrainian speakers in the context of the war

ESET Research, Ukraine Crisis – Digital Security Resource Center

Operation Texonto: Information operation targeting Ukrainian speakers in the context of the war

A mix of PSYOPs, espionage and … fake Canadian pharmacies!

Matthieu Faou21 Feb 2024


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VajraSpy: A Patchwork of espionage apps

VajraSpy: A Patchwork of espionage apps

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VajraSpy: A Patchwork of espionage apps

ESET researchers discovered several Android apps carrying VajraSpy, a RAT used by the Patchwork APT group

Lukas Stefanko01 Feb 2024


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ESET Research Podcast: ChatGPT, the MOVEit hack, and Pandora

ESET Research Podcast: ChatGPT, the MOVEit hack, and Pandora

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ESET Research Podcast: ChatGPT, the MOVEit hack, and Pandora

An AI chatbot inadvertently kindles a cybercrime boom, ransomware bandits plunder organizations without deploying ransomware, and a new botnet enslaves Android TV boxes

ESET Research31 Jan 2024


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ESET takes part in global operation to disrupt the Grandoreiro banking trojan

ESET takes part in global operation to disrupt the Grandoreiro banking trojan

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ESET takes part in global operation to disrupt the Grandoreiro banking trojan

ESET provided technical analysis, statistical information, known C&C servers and was able to get a glimpse of the victimology

ESET Research30 Jan 2024


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NSPX30: A sophisticated AitM-enabled implant evolving since 2005

NSPX30: A sophisticated AitM-enabled implant evolving since 2005

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NSPX30: A sophisticated AitM-enabled implant evolving since 2005

ESET researchers have discovered NSPX30, a sophisticated implant used by a new China-aligned APT group we have named Blackwood

Facundo Muñoz24 Jan 2024


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ESET Threat Report H2 2023

ESET Threat Report H2 2023

ESET Research, Threat Reports

ESET Threat Report H2 2023

A view of the H2 2023 threat landscape as seen by ESET telemetry and from the perspective of ESET threat detection and research experts

Jiří Kropáč19 Dec 2023


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ESET Research Podcast: Neanderthals, Mammoths and Telekopye

ESET Research Podcast: Neanderthals, Mammoths and Telekopye

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ESET Research Podcast: Neanderthals, Mammoths and Telekopye

ESET researchers discuss the dynamics within and between various groups of scammers who use a Telegram bot called Telekopye to scam people on online marketplaces

ESET Research18 Dec 2023


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OilRig’s persistent attacks using cloud service-powered downloaders

OilRig’s persistent attacks using cloud service-powered downloaders

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OilRig’s persistent attacks using cloud service-powered downloaders

ESET researchers document a series of new OilRig downloaders, all relying on legitimate cloud service providers for C&C communications

Zuzana Hromcová and Adam Burgher14 Dec 2023


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A pernicious potpourri of Python packages in PyPI

A pernicious potpourri of Python packages in PyPI

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A pernicious potpourri of Python packages in PyPI

The past year has seen over 10,000 downloads of malicious packages hosted on the official Python package repository

Marc-Etienne M.Léveillé and Rene Holt12 Dec 2023