Tag: rat

Blackshades RAT coder handed stiff prison sentence  
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spyware co-creator given 57 months by US court.
BlackShades co-creator pleads guilty in US court 
By Tony Morbin | Feb 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Faces up to seven years jail for selling remote access tool.
‘Frankenstein’ robots merge rat brain, human eye at QUT 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Researchers aim to create better navigation software.
 Exploit kit shifts: Neutrino a favourite as Blackhole dissipates 
Remote access trojan targets Middle East 
By Danielle Walker | Jul 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
njRAT targets energy and government sectors.
Bitcoin hacker hunted 
By Darren Pauli | Apr 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Online sleuths match high school student with MtGox phishing site.
Hijacked webcam footage paraded online  
By Darren Pauli | Mar 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
RATS spy on female 'slaves'.
Developer cleans up Minecraft trojan   
By Darren Pauli | Nov 1, 2012 | Comment Now 
Trend Micro spots RAT in Australia.
RAT attack on Israeli police dissected by Trend Micro 
By Tom Espiner | Oct 31, 2012 | Comment Now 
Trojan reportedly shut down computers at Israeli police headquarters.
Thousands compromised as hackers target schools, banks 
By Darren Pauli | Aug 1, 2012 | Comment Now 
Attackers gain foothold in corporate networks.
RAT scurries through Skype, bites Syrian activists 
By Dan Kaplan | Jun 21, 2012 | Comment Now 
BlackShades Remote Access Tool monitors keystrokes, drops malware, and takes screenshots.
ICS security firms targeted in phishing campaign 
By Darren Pauli | Jun 14, 2012 | Comment Now 
Defence contractors, universities primed.
Tibetan organisations attacked by Chinese spearphishing 
By Dan Raywood | Mar 15, 2012 | Comment Now 
Messages contained remote access trojan.
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