Over 400,000 corporate credentials stolen by info-stealing malware
July 25, 2023
The analysis of nearly 20 million information-stealing malware logs sold on the dark web and Telegram channels revealed that they had achieved significant infiltration into business environments.
Information stealers are malware that steals data stored in applications such as web browsers, email clients, instant messengers, cryptocurrency wallets, FTP clients, and gaming services. The stolen information is packaged into archives called ‘logs,’ which are then uploaded back to the threat actor for use in attacks or sold on cybercrime marketplaces.
The most prominent information-stealing families are Redline, Raccoon, Titan, Aurora, and Vidar, offered to cyber criminals on a subscription-based model, allowing them to conduct malware campaigns that steal data from infected devices.Over 400,000 corporate credentials stolen by info-stealing malware