On October 2 at Virus Bulletin’s VB2015 conference in Prague, Virus Bulletin Editor Martijn Grooten announced that Anand Bodke, Abhishek Karnik, Sanchit Karve, and Raj Samani from McAfee Labs have won the Péter Ször Award. The award is given annually for the best piece of technical security research published during the year. Sanchit Karve accepts […]
This post was prepared with the invaluable assistance of Rakesh Sharma. In recent weeks, McAfee Labs has analyzed a recently discovered banking Trojan that combines elements from multiple malware tools. Shifu (“thief” in Japanese) has circulated since April, and attacks primarily Japanese banks. Installation This malware arrives as a file dropped by other malware or as […]
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Malware is working hard to undermine and punish those who employ security sandboxes. Meanwhile, security innovators are working hard to stay one step ahead. Security sandboxes are a crucial tool in the battle against the constantly evolving efforts of malware writers. Suspicious files can be placed in a digital sandbox, in which security can watch, look, […]