A new backdoor trojan with password stealing capabilities has spread lately, which isn’t that unusual save for the fact that this one uses a stolen D-Link digital certificate. Watch today’s video to learn a bit more about the Plead malware, and how its use of stolen certificates might help it get past some security mechanisms.
Episode Runtime: 1:26
Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z_JG8HwYWCE
- ESET’s post on the Plead malware – We Live Security Blog
- Trend Micro’s take on the BlackTech (Plead adversaries) cyber attack campaign – Trend Micro
- New malware using stolen code signing cert – CBR Online
—Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)
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