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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 12 May 2018 - 05:16 PM

May 11, 2018 , 3:44 pm

Vega Stealer Malware Takes Aim at Chrome, Firefox
by Tara Seals
Categories: Malware    

While it’s a simple payload for now, researchers said Vega has the ability to evolve into something more concerning in the future.

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https://threatpost.c...firefox/131924/

 



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Posted 13 May 2018 - 04:49 PM

Read another story on that:

 

by Doug Olenick, Online Editor
May 11, 2018
Vega Stealer malware targeting marketing, public relations and advertising sectors

Researchers have come across a new ransomware variant named Vega Stealer that is taking special aim at those in the marketing, advertising, public relations and retail/manufacturing industries. The malware, a variant of August Stealer, is an information stealer able to swipe credentials and credit card information stored in the Chrome and Firefox browsers along with documents from the infected computers, Proofpoint researchers reported.

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https://www.scmagazi...article/765465/